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The Founder Institute is the world’s premier idea-stage accelerator and startup launch program. Through a challenging curriculum and strong post-program support, we provide aspiring entrepreneurs with structure, mentorship, and a network to start an enduring company. Learn MoreApply to the Program
Leaders of the world's fastest growing companies have used our program to form and improve their business ideas, create an advisory board, recruit co-founders, improve their pitch, launch a product, raise capital, generate revenue, and more. The scale of our successful alumni is unprecedented.See our Graduates
Through a unique Liquidity Pool, the Founder Institute creates strong local communities where Graduates, Directors, and Mentors all receive equity in the companies formed. These strong local networks are also connected to a massive global ecosystem that spans six continents.Learn our Methodology
CEO & Founder
Christina leads dynamic companies as they continue to innovate and evolve with the mobile and digital technologies of today and...
Joe Betts Lacroix
Joe Betts-LaCroix founded OQO, creator of the world’s smallest PC, in 2000, and established the resulting market category of sm...
Y Vonne Hutchinson
VP of Marketing and Business Development, OpsMx
Passionate about creating and evangelizing winning products with expertise in all aspects of business – product management, mar...
Ken is a FinTech and Mobile Payments pioneer, who holds the distinction of being the first person to send $1 around the world b...
CEO, SDU Labs
Seb has set up all non-technical departments (sales, marketing, operations, finance and international expansion) at his previou...