FbStart Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 3


  • Investments
  • 114

  • Portfolio
  • 62

  • Exits
  • 49


FbStart General Information

Company Description

FbStart is a program under Facebook that is designed to help early stage mobile start-ups build and grow their apps. It basically provides these services via 4 programs: Bootstrap - for companies launching an app, Accelerate - scaling an app, Social Good Apps - benefits specific to social good developers and Games - game developers. It also provides the startups with an exclusive community, worldwide events, mentorship from Facebook and up to $1,00,000 in free tools and services.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Corporate Office
  • Menlo Park, CA
  • United States

FbStart Investments (114)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
onHand 17-Jun-2021 Early Stage VC 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
ShapeShift Gaming 01-Jul-2020 000000000000 Entertainment Software Out of Business
Invent One 02-Oct-2019 00000 0000 Educational Software Generating Revenue
SimbiBot 02-Oct-2019 000000000000 0000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue
Vmedkit 02-Oct-2019 000000000000 0000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Out of Business
Curacel 01-Oct-2019 000000000000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
Vinsighte 01-Oct-2019 000000000000 0000 Therapeutic Devices Generating Revenue
Gradely 28-Sep-2019 000000000000 0000 Educational Software Generating Revenue
Edvizo 27-May-2019 Accelerator/Incubator Educational Software Generating Revenue
Appruve 01-Jan-2019 Accelerator/Incubator 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 000000
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FbStart Exits (49)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
IconicBot 27-Dec-2023 Out of Business
Qranio 01-Oct-2023 000000000 00000000
Jugglr 18-Aug-2023 000 00 00000000
Athletto 08-Aug-2023 000 00 00000000
Appruve 26-Apr-2023 000000000000000000
PackID 30-Dec-2022 000000000000000000 00000
Travelkiosk 20-Dec-2022 000 00 00000000
Elmy 14-Nov-2022 000 00 00000000
Craft chat 28-Jul-2022 Merger/Acquisition
Musixmatch 26-Jul-2022 Buyout/LBO
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FbStart Management, Team & Partners (6)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Kunbi Adeyemo Business Lead, Facebook Menlo Park, CA
Adaora Ikenze Head of Public Policy for West Africa 0 Menlo Park, CA
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FbStart Co-Investors (5)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
53 Degrees Capital 1 Series chart Industry bar
Bran Investments 0 Series chart Industry bar
Dhiraj Mukherjee 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Northstar Ventures 0 Series chart Industry bar
UK Research and Innovation 0 Series chart Industry bar
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