TheFactory is a leading Nordic startup accelerator and incubator based in Oslo, Norway. We help you tune and accelerate your startup over 12 intense weeks. We invest from 100.000 up to NOK 500.000 (Euro 50.000) per company, typically in exchange for 5-12% equity, negotiated case by case. The program fee equals 30% of our seed investment. We can also provide follow-on funding and incubation for the best cases.
Our main focus is on fintech - broadly defined as technology related to finance, banking, insurance, and related fields like e.g. alternative finance, real estate, legal, blockchain, AI, data analytics and impact investing.
Get direct access to an unparalleld network of Nordic banks, insurance companies, legal- and tech partners, business angels and VCs. In addition, you get office space at TheFactory and great perks (software and services) from our accelerator partner GAN, combined worth up to USD 1 Million.
TheFactory Spring'18 program runs from March 1st until June 1st in Oslo, Norway. Curious to learn more about the program? Contact Program Manager Simon Ruud firstname.lastname@example.org or send him a message at the bot and we can schedule a meeting or Skype.
At TheFactory we have a strong network of partners.
Our ever expanding network of partners give you as an entrepreneur the help you need to grow. Interact directly with DLA Piper, KPMG, Nordea, Skandiabanken, If, Itera, Nets, Syncano and more. Get active help with legal issues and IPR, accounting issues, product design, and tech development. Among the industry partners you will also find leading Nordic banks and insurance companies that are keen to become first customers, partners and alliances that can take your startup to the next level.
Our investment company FintechAngels invests in startups! This opens the door to a network of seasoned business angels and VCs. TheFactory is proud to be a part of the Global Accelerator Network (GAN) which gives our startups access to great perks, resources, soft-landing, mentors, and investors worldwide.
To make the best accelerator programs for entrepreneurs - you need to be an entrepreneur!
Behind TheFactory, there is a team of passionate entrepreneurs and angel investors. We have a strong international network and startup experience from fintech, telecom and early stage funding. We are community builders and have worked with entrepreneurship, clusters and accelerators for many years.
The strength of TheFactory lies in the multitude of partners, experienced mentors, its investors and not least our innovative entrepreneurs.
Join TheFactory Accelerator in Oslo, Norway. Let´s succeed together!