Founders Factory Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 11


  • Investments
  • 412

  • Portfolio
  • 271

  • Exits
  • 81


Founders Factory General Information

Company Description

Founded in 2015, Founders Factory is an accelerator firm based in London, United Kingdom. The firm seeks to support and invest in finance technology, health, climate, and deep technology sectors. The firm also provides venture builder support by partnering with entrepreneurs and developing new ideas, technologies, and business models into companies.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Other Investor Types
Venture Capital
Corporate Office
  • 180 Strand (Arunachal Street Building)
  • 2 Arundel Street
  • London WC2R 3DA
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000

Founders Factory Investments (412)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Eleos (Life and Health Insurance) 06-May-2024 Seed Round 000 Life and Health Insurance Generating Revenue
Renda 02-May-2024 0000 00000 00.00 Logistics Generating Revenue
mTek Services 18-Mar-2024 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
Bondio 27-Feb-2024 000000000000 Other Commercial Services Generating Revenue
AtmoCooling 20-Feb-2024 000000000000 00000 Alternative Energy Equipment Generating Revenue
Unfabled 06-Feb-2024 0000 00000 00.000 Personal Products Generating Revenue
Athena (Johannesburg) 31-Jan-2024 000000000000 00000 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue
ACUA Ocean 23-Dec-2023 00000 00000 00.000 Marine Generating Revenue
TUNL (Logistics) 13-Dec-2023 Seed Round 000 Logistics Generating Revenue
We2Sure 04-Dec-2023 Accelerator/Incubator 000.00 Commercial/Professional Insurance Generating Revenue
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Founders Factory Exits (81)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Orbo 15-May-2024 Merger/Acquisition
Blue Tap 25-Apr-2024 000000000000000000
Social Cirqle 07-Apr-2024 000 00 00000000
Foxtrot Health 31-Mar-2024 000 00 00000000
RadSwan 29-Mar-2024 000 00 00000000
Karakuri (Hardware) 01-Mar-2024 000 00 00000000
Ayoken 05-Dec-2023 000 00 00000000
Zazuu 09-Nov-2023 0000000000: 000000
Akili Labs 13-Sep-2023 Out of Business
Makezu.IO 18-Aug-2023 Out of Business
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Founders Factory Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Founders Factory Management, Team & Partners (35)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Bongani Sithole Chief Executive Officer, Founders Factory Africa 0 0 Johannesburg, South Africa
Emma Willan Chief Financial Officer London, United Kingdom
Thabiso Foto Chief Financial Officer 0 Johannesburg, South Africa
Damian Routley Chief Operating Officer 0 0 London, United Kingdom
David Hickson Chief Strategic Development Officer 0 London, United Kingdom
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Founders Factory Co-Investors (425)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Plug and Play Tech Center 7 0 Series chart Industry bar
Launch Africa Ventures 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
SyndicateRoom 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Ascension (Private Equity) 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Gaingels 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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Founders Factory FAQs

  • What is Founders Factory?

    Founded in 2015, Founders Factory is an accelerator firm based in London, United Kingdom.

  • When was Founders Factory founded?

    Founders Factory was founded in 2015.

  • Who is the founder of Founders Factory?

    George Northcott, Brent Hoberman, Henry Fox, Alina Truhina, Jim Meyerle, Brooke Paul Ph.D, Frederic Rombaut, and Todd Whittington are the founders of Founders Factory.

  • Who is the CEO of Founders Factory?

    Bongani Sithole and Henry Fox are the CEOs of Founders Factory.

  • Where is Founders Factory headquartered?

    Founders Factory is headquartered in London, United Kingdom.

  • What is Founders Factory's total asset value?

    Founders Factory has around 00000 in total assets under management.

  • How many investments has Founders Factory made?

    Founders Factory has made 412 investments.

  • What has Founders Factory invested in?

    Founders Factory has made numerous investments in companies like Eleos (Life and Health Insurance), Renda, and mTek Services within the Life and Health Insurance, Logistics, and Business/Productivity Software industries.

  • What has Founders Factory invested in recently?

    Founders Factory's latest investment was on 06-May-2024 in Eleos (Life and Health Insurance), a company within the Life and Health Insurance industry.

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