Interested in Switzerland? Have a look at these great opportunities for foreign entrepreneurs!

Are you a start-up searching for international experience? What makes Switzerland the perfect place to set up your business abroad? Located at the heart of Europe, Switzerland’s strong and dynamic economy offers multiple opportunities for young entrepreneurs. Switzerland is ranked number one country in the world in the Global Innovation Index 2016  (GII) for the sixth year in a row. Many start-up incubators and accelerators have been created following the impressive start-up development over the past years.

These opportunities might catch your interest! These 3 Swiss accelerators/incubators are looking for promising international start-ups and applications are currently open.

  • F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator

    About: F10, Switzerland’s premier FinTech Incubator and Accelerator is looking for start-ups from the FinTech, InsurTech and RegTech branches. The P2 Program, which will take place from July 3rd to December 7th, 2017. It is aimed at providing 10 start-ups from around the world with the opportunity to evolve an initial prototype from the planning phase to the market release phase. The program includes various coaching and educational modules, and will take place at the F10 offices in Zurich as well as online.

    Website: http://www.f10.ch/

    Application accepted until: April 28th

  • Kickstart Accelerator
    About: Kickstart Accelerator is one of the Europe’s largest multi-corporate, zero equity accelerators with the goal of placing the Swiss innovation ecosystem on the global map of entrepreneurship. For 11 weeks it brings 30 of the most promising international startups and intrapreneurial teams to Zurich, where they are provided with co-working space, direct access to over 15 leading corporate partners, top-level mentors and experts and a chance to win prize Money.

          Website: https://kickstart-accelerator.com/

          Application accepted until: April 30th 

  • Givaudan – Call for Interests
    About: Givaudan is one of the world’s leading flavour and fragrance company. They are currently building their new “Zurich Innovation Center” aiming at being an Innovation hub. Givaudan plans to open a start-up incubator (lab space and mentoring program) within their center and wants to evaluate the interest level for a potential offering from Givaudan for start-ups. If you are an entrepreneur with passion for taste, smell & beauty and you are intersted in this opportunity, do not hesitate to contact Givaudan through their “Interest Level Form“.

          Website: Givaudan

          Application accepted until: April 30th