We Launch Technology Startups

Our mission

We're going to launch 200 technology businesses over the next 5 years

Incubator

We build products from scratch with our dedicated operating team of product specialists, growth hackers and business development leads. We then staff and launch those products as fully fledged businesses.

Our new model

Dedicated Ops Team +
Corporate Partners

We partner with global corporations across multiple sectors to validate business ideas, foster valuable commercial partnerships and dramatically accelerate growth for our portfolio startups.

  • Loreal
  • The Guardian
  • Holtzbrinck
  • Aviva

A proven track record

Our team has a history of building businesses

Brent Hoberman
Brent Hoberman

Brent co-founded lastminute.com in 1998 and the team took the company to profit and gross bookings of over $2bn. He also co-founded PROfounders Capital and MADE.COM.

Henry Lane Fox
Henry Lane Fox

As head of Founders Forum Group Henry has deep experience in advising global brands on digital transformation. A born entrepreneur Henry co-founded SmartUp.io, Intros.at and was one of the founding team at lastminute.com.

Jim Meyerle
Jim Meyerle

Jim, co-founder Evolv, ranked by Fast Company as a top 10 innovator in big data, backed by Lightspeed Ventures, Khosla Ventures, GGV. and acquired by CSOD. He also co-founded private equity search fund InvestRx before that.

The network effect

Centre of Europe's tech ecosystem

Founders Factory grew out of the Founders Forum group which believes in the power of technology, entrepreneurship and collaboration to make the world a better place. This is now a global network of 1,500 top entrepreneurs and business leaders.

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