Global Accelerator Network

6 continents, 100+ cities, 70+ accelerators—1 standard for entrepreneurial excellence. At the Global Accelerator Network, we set the bar for startup accelerators and founders with our short-term, mentorship-based programs and guidelines.

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$ 4 B

$4B raised in financing Savvy startups go with GAN. Our startups all over the globe have collectively raised over four billion dollars.

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$ 923 k

$923k in funding per company Big ideas get bigger shots at success. Founders in GAN accelerators average almost a million dollars in funding.

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SparkLabs

Seoul, South Korea (Asia)

DFS Lab

Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia (Asia)

Summer Institute

New Brunswick, Canada (North America)

Blue Startups

Honolulu, Hawaii

Terms

10% equity stake for $25k seed capital and the option for a convertible note of $51k-100k

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Founders & Companies:

Funding Raised is not a KPI

The fundraise as an end in itself: this is the trap that many are guilty of falling into, even for a brief moment. The point of raising money is to help your company more quickly and thoughtfully build a successful business. But there are far more important metrics that need to be tracked to determine a company’s success including number of customers, customer satisfaction, and revenue – just to name a few. Funding should accelerate your ability to develop and profitably commercialize products, and that is the true goal of any for-profit...

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