Antler is a startup generator and an early-stage VC. Founded in Singapore in 2017 by a team of experienced entrepreneurs, investors and company builders, Antler is enabling and investing in the world’s most exceptional people. With offices across most major startup hubs globally, Antler is passionate about supporting exceptional people to fundamentally improve the world.
Our six-month program brings together experienced and driven professionals from diverse backgrounds to build strong teams and launch their own companies to seed round. We are present in 14 locations worldwide, we have supported 2000+ founders through our program, invested in 400+ startups, and received over 50,000+ applications.
Are you an exceptional business leader with demonstrated experience in building businesses, managing business processes, well-thought-out strategies to curb unprecedented challenges, someone with deep industry insight and network to build relevant partnerships? Do you have years of marketing industry expertise, including digital marketing with strong strategy implementation with proven results, ability to lead a strong team of founders who, together with you, are looking to build a disruptive tech venture out of Africa? Are you an experienced senior operations professional with strong Strategy, Operational, Planning & Execution skills? If you fit any of these descriptions, we would like to hear from you! You may also like to check out the Antler Unicorn Founder Roadmap here.
How does this work?
Phase 2: (Only for teams that have received our investment)
Some examples of successful companies that were built as a result of Antler’s program, received pre-seed investment from Antler, and have gone on to raise substantial investment are as follows:
We are looking for an experienced business professional to join our upcoming Antler Nairobi Cohort. We are interested in business profiles from different industries (e.g. Consumer, Logistics, E-commerce, etc.) including founders with relevant experience in Fintech and a passion for how Blockchain can power the latest innovations in this space. You will have the opportunity to meet a co-founder and build a business from scratch, with the support of Antler.
In addition to the core skills, you will need to have:
Founded in Singapore in 2017 by Magnus Grimeland and a team of successful entrepreneurs and investors, Antler is a global early-stage VC that builds and invests in groundbreaking technology companies. With the vision to fundamentally improve the world, Antler aims to create thousands of companies globally that solve real problems. We select the world’s most brilliant and determined people, help them find the right co-founder, validate their business model, connect them to a top tier network of advisors and experts worldwide, and invest in them.
Antler is present in 12 locations across 6 continents, including New York, London, Los Angeles, Singapore, Sydney, Stockholm, Sao Paulo, Beijing, Bangalore, Oslo, Amsterdam and Nairobi, and has made more than 160 investments to date.