• Overview

    12 Weeks Program

    with weekly highlights


    funding per startup

    Travel & Learn

    within the Southeast Asia region

    Ideation to Investable

    focus on building a Viable Business Model, MVP and Go-To-Market Strategy


    consult industry, business and investor mentors

    Media & Exhibition Opportunities

    exclusive pitching opportunities to the media & exhibit in local startup events

    Demo Day

    pitch to investors and embark on the next stage of your startup journey

  • The Program

    We put first time entrepreneurs in the best possible position to succeed


    We understand that access to funding is critical to your success at this stage

    Startups will receive a total funding of S$50,000 from BASE in conjunction with the Startup SG Founder Grant

    Travel & Learn

    Explore broader horizons and tap into our regional network and resources

    Learn from other startups and understand the intricacies of starting up beyond Singapore



    You don't have to struggle through your startup journey alone

    Work closely with expert mentors who have gone through similar tough times and experienced it all

  • Our Mentors

    You don't have to struggle through your startup journey alone

    Investor Mentors

    Christopher Quek

    Managing Partner - TRi5 Ventures

    18 years of experience in eCommerce, FinTech, Data Analytics & GTM in SEA

    Ko Tze Shen

    Venture Partner - TRi5 Ventures

    16 years of experience in Enterprise Solutions & Gaming

    Product Development Mentors

    Son Le Thanh

    Cognitive Solutions Engineer - IBM

    14 years of experience in AI & Data Science. Expert Competency in deep technology

    Jason Widjaja

    Associate Director, Global Data Science Competency - MSD

    20 years of experience in Data Science & Analytics. Data Scientist, Consultant & Angel Investor.


    Zhi Peng Lee

    Founder - 40Tasks

    7 years of experience in software architecture & technical product strategy. Expert competency in technical languages & product management

    Tushar Tejuja

    Founder - Hackertrail

    14 years of experience in software architecture. Consulting experiences with Goldman Sachs & KPMG. Senior management in various companies.

    Gaurang Torvekar

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    5 years of experience in Fintech & Blockchain. Expert competency in software & Data Science engineering.

    David Moskowitz

    Founder & CEO - Attores

    20 years of experience in blockchain, FinTech & BitCoin. FinTech expert & educator.

    Elvin Zhang

    Founder - Toucan

    7 years of experience in Payment Gateways & FinTech. Serial entrepreneur & FinTech expert.

    Kenneth Lou

    Founder - Seedly

    4 years of experience in FinTech & Robo-Advisory. Serial entrepreneur & FinTech expert.

  • FAQ

    Who are we looking for?

    • First time entrepreneurs
    • Completed idea validation
    • Team:
      • One CEO
      • One CTO
    • Objective:
      • To develop MVP
      • Go to market



    What is the application process


    Click on the Apply Now button on the top right hand corner for our application form.


    Submit the application by filling up the appropriate fields under the "startup grant" option and attaching your pitch deck.


    We will review your application within the week and revert to you to set up a meeting at our office.


    We take applications on a rolling basis.

    What verticals are we interested in?


    We are primarily looking at the verticals of CleanTech, IP Commercialisation, Data Science & Analytics, FinTech & FoodTech.


    If your company does not fall within any of these verticals, do still feel free to apply and we will review and revert to you.

    Will you sign an NDA?


    We do not sign NDAs. We receive so many plans each week that if we were to sign every NDA request, we would quickly be swamped with legal documents.


    Our reputation depends on our professionalism and our ability to maintain the trust of the entrepreneurs with whom we work. We will take care to keep your materials confidential. If you are not agreeable, please do not contact us.

  • Contact Us

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  • The Blog

    Thoughts, musings, and ruminations.

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