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200+
Global Cities
4,500+
Portfolio Companies
$950M+
Funding by Alumni
$30B
Estimated Portfolio Value

Who we help

If you are at the pre-seed stage and want to build something that matters, then we have programs to help

Idea Stage

Finally turn your ideas into a real business using a proven step-by-step process, with constant feedback from experts for years to come.

MVP Stage

Pivot or persevere quickly using a structured analytical approach, with personalized guidance and advice from seasoned entrepreneurs.

Early Company Stage

Immediately capitalize on this rapidly changing landscape by working with local, global, and Silicon Valley startup experts.

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How we help

Since 2009, our proven methodology has helped over 4,500 companies across 6 continents build businesses that matter.

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Our Global Network

We live in a global society, so the Founder Institute operates across 200+ cities and 6 continents.

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