Intellecap has announced the launch of StartupWave which is a new virtual incubation platform built with support from GIZ and DFID.
Startup Wave aims to “democratize incubation”, and is a a one-stop service providing a blend of virtual and in-person support to take startups from idea to investment. It has been designed as a piece of industry infrastructure in partnership with over 100 startups, incubators, corporates and funds.
StartupWave offerings are currently divided into two segments – pre-incubation services consisting of business model design and validation support for idea to pilot stage startups and incubation services consisting of lean prototyping, mentorship, business services, R&D and other support for early to growth stage startups.
At the end of pre-incubation; startups are chosen to be incubated by any one of the 24+ incubator partners of StartupWave or be virtually incubated on StartupWave and at the end of incubation, they pitch to a network of over 350 investors.