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The SaaS industry has seen an increasing number of accelerators, incubators and entrepreneurship programs emerge for startups and entrepreneurs to gain exposure, become more productive, or make connections.

It is still hard for SaaS startups to get noticed by VCs, but these programs are proving to be extremely useful for startups looking for capital and other help.

That's why we've compiled a list of the 44 best accelerators and incubators in the SaaS industry.


44 SaaS Accelerators and Incubators

1) Alchemist Accelerator

1) Alchemist Accelerator

The Alchemist Accelerator is a venture-backed project that focuses on accelerating enterprise-based businesses.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: San Francisco
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Ravi Belani
  • Number of investments: 563
  • Funding amount: $36,000
  • Number of exits: 41
  • Equity Taken: 5%
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 26

You can find their website here.

2) Startup Wise Guys

2) Startup Wise Guys

The leading B2B startup accelerator in Europe is Startup Wise Guys.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Estonia
  • City: Tallinn
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Andrea Orlando, Herty Tammo, Jon Bradford, Mike Reiner
  • Number of investments: 230
  • Number of exits: 4
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 22

You can find their website here.

3) Forum Ventures

3) Forum Ventures

Forum Ventures is the top B2B SaaS fund, program, platform, and community. (Aceprise was previously known as Acceleprise)

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: New York
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Karen (Appleton ) Page, Michael Cardamone, Nick Mehta, Rowan Trollope
  • Number of investments: 299
  • Number of exits: 18
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 15

You can find their website here.

4) MAGIC Fund

4) MAGIC Fund

The MAGIC Fund is an early-stage venture capital fund created by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Los Angeles
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Matt Greenleaf, Temi Marcella Awogboro
  • Number of investments: 82
  • Number of exits: 4

You can find their website here.

5) NavigatorCRE

5) NavigatorCRE

NavigatorCRE is a cutting-edge cloud-based platform designed for professionals in the Commercial Real Estate (CRE) business.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Seattle
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Brett Hartzell, Russ Johnson, Taylor Odegard

You can find their website here.

6) eFounders

6) eFounders

eFounders is a startup studio that is helping to shape the future of employment.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: France
  • City: Paris
  • Started in: 2011
  • Founders: Quentin Nickmans, Thibaud Elziere
  • Number of investments: 42
  • Number of exits: 5

You can find their website here.

7) H-FARM

7) H-FARM

H-FARM is a cutting-edge platform that was founded in 2005 to assist entrepreneurs in launching new ventures and to facilitate corporate digitalization.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Italy
  • City: Roncade
  • Started in: 2005
  • Founders: Giuseppe Miroglio, Maurizio Rossi, Riccardo Donadon
  • Number of investments: 87
  • Number of exits: 15

You can find their website here.

8) Boomtown Accelerators

8) Boomtown Accelerators

Boomtown's specialized accelerator programs assist startups in turning their concepts into successful, scalable enterprises.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Boulder
  • Started in: 2013
  • Founders: Alex Bogusky, Jack Donenfeld, Jose Vieitez, Kyle Groth, Toby Krout
  • Number of investments: 174
  • Number of exits: 7
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 12

You can find their website here.

9) FounderFuel

9) FounderFuel

FounderFuel is a mentor-driven venture accelerator that assists emerging entrepreneurs in moving forward on their entrepreneurial journey.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Canada
  • City: Montréal
  • Started in: 2010
  • Founders: Alan MacIntosh, Ian Jeffrey, Jean-Sebastian Cournoyer, John Stokes
  • Number of investments: 95
  • Funding amount: $50,000
  • Number of exits: 13
  • Equity Taken: 9%
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 16

You can find their website here.

10) Marathon Ventures

10) Marathon Ventures

Marathon is a seed/early stage fund that focuses on investing in and helping B2B companies.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Colombia
  • City: Bogotá
  • Started in: 2019
  • Founders: Alejandro Echavarria, Leon Papu
  • Number of investments: 12

You can find their website here.

11) EvoNexus

11) EvoNexus

Motivated entrepreneurs can use EvoNexus to turn their disruptive ideas into fundable and commercially successful businesses.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: La Jolla
  • Started in: 1998
  • Founders: Rory Moore, Walter Davis
  • Number of investments: 231
  • Number of exits: 29
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 72,104

You can find their website here.

12) Signal Ventures

12) Signal Ventures

Signal Ventures is the Signal Group's venture studio and investing arm, with a focus on marine and trade-related Internet firms.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United Kingdom
  • City: London
  • Number of investments: 10
  • Number of exits: 2

You can find their website here.

13) LaunchPad

13) LaunchPad

LaunchPad seeks for and capitalizes on technology-related possibilities in Southeast Asia.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Malaysia
  • City: Selangor
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: ASIM QURESHI

You can find their website here.

14) Collider

14) Collider

Collider is a marketing and advertising tech startup accelerator that supercharges startups and accelerates brands.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United Kingdom
  • City: London
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Andy Tait, David Prais, Ellen Bark-Lindhout, Mark Adams, Rose Lewis
  • Number of investments: 78
  • Number of exits: 2
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 12

You can find their website here.

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15) Baltic Sandbox

15) Baltic Sandbox

Baltic Accelerator is a program for SaaS and Fintech entrepreneurs in the Baltic region.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Lithuania
  • City: Vilnius
  • Started in: 2018
  • Founders: Andrius Milinavičius, Natalja Lichodedova, Sandra Golbreich
  • Number of investments: 8
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 8

You can find their website here.

16) Venture INC S.A.

16) Venture INC S.A.

As a venture capital firm, Venture INC is primarily interested in the Internet/Software sector.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Poland
  • City: Wroclaw
  • Started in: 2008
  • Founders: Jakub Sitarz, Maciej Jarzebowski, Mariusz Cieply
  • Number of investments: 26
  • Number of exits: 1

You can find their website here.

17) Overkill Ventures

17) Overkill Ventures

Overkill Ventures is an angel fund that helps b2b tech entrepreneurs get to product-market fit by providing pre-seed capital.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Latvia
  • City: Riga
  • Started in: 2018
  • Founders: David Ventzel, Dmitry Saikovsky, Peter Marculans
  • Number of investments: 29
  • Number of exits: 2
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 12

You can find their website here.

18) Wilco

18) Wilco

Wilco is a non-profit organization that helps young, innovative technical businesses get started.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: France
  • City: Paris
  • Started in: 2001
  • Number of investments: 200
  • Number of exits: 30

You can find their website here.

19) FoodFutureCo

19) FoodFutureCo

FoodFutureCo is a scale-up accelerator for existing, mission-driven food companies.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: New York
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Shen Tong
  • Number of investments: 37
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 20

You can find their website here.

20) Aurelia Ventures

20) Aurelia Ventures

We help IT firms obtain an Angel or Seed round and extend their runway by providing $1.25 million in perks and incentives.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Santa Barbara
  • Started in: 2016
  • Number of investments: 35

You can find their website here.

21) SunBridge

21) SunBridge

SunBridge is a professional service firm that specializes in Salesforce digital transformation.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Japan
  • City: Shibuya
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Allen Miner
  • Number of investments: 12
  • Number of exits: 3

You can find their website here.

22) L-SPARK

22) L-SPARK

The L-SPARK Accelerator brings together market-ready SaaS and cloud businesses with Canada's SaaS professionals.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Canada
  • City: Ottawa
  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Leo Lax
  • Number of investments: 60
  • Number of exits: 6
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 24

You can find their website here.

23) Bigbang Angels

23) Bigbang Angels

Bigbang Angels is a cross-border early-stage accelerator and investor.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: South Korea
  • City: Seoul
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Michael Hwang
  • Number of investments: 55

You can find their website here.

24) ABC Accelerator

24) ABC Accelerator

Award-winning, entirely online, and privately owned company accelerator that focuses on your traction, income, and next investments.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Slovenia
  • City: Ljubljana
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Bernard Grum, Dejan Roljič, Grega Potokar
  • Number of investments: 66
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 12

You can find their website here.

25) Orion Startups

25) Orion Startups

Orion Entrepreneurs is a business accelerator and funding program for software and internet startups in their early stages.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Mexico
  • City: Chihuahua
  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Antonio Rios, Luis Almanza
  • Number of investments: 29
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 20

You can find their website here.

26) 42 Ventures

26) 42 Ventures

Invests in cloud-based software companies that cater to specific industries.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Salt Lake City
  • Started in: 2006
  • Founders: Ned Stringham
  • Number of investments: 14
  • Number of exits: 9

You can find their website here.

27) Falak Business Hub

27) Falak Business Hub

An accelerator, incubator, coworking space, and angel investment business rolled into one.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Saudi Arabia
  • City: Riyadh
  • Started in: 2018
  • Founders: Adwa Aldakheel
  • Number of investments: 3
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 20

You can find their website here.

28) Upekkha Value SaaS Accelerator

28) Upekkha Value SaaS Accelerator

Upekkha is a SaaS Accelerator that assists creators in developing high-value SaaS businesses.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Dover
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Prasanna Krishnamoorthy, Shekar Nair, Thiyagarajan Maruthavanan (Rajan)
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 24

You can find their website here.

29) Amplifi

29) Amplifi

Mentorship-focused accelerator for B2B SaaS firms in their early stages.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: India
  • City: Mumbai
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Amitava Neogi, Ravi Veeraghanta, Rohinton Bharucha, Sudarshan Narayan, UDay Deshpande
  • Number of investments: 18

You can find their website here.

30) Tigerlabs

30) Tigerlabs

Tigerlabs is a startup fund, hackspace, and entrepreneurial center that emphasizes collaboration, mentoring, and investing.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Princeton
  • Started in: 2011
  • Number of investments: 13
  • Number of exits: 2

You can find their website here.

31) Lab Box

31) Lab Box

Lab Box is a fantastic Belgian start-up studio focused on the future of transportation.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Belgium
  • City: Brussels
  • Started in: 2017
  • Number of investments: 1

You can find their website here.

32) V-Incube8

32) V-Incube8

V-Incube8 provides mentorship, acceleration, market support, income development, and finance to startups.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: India
  • City: Noida
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Kaushik Sen
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 13

You can find their website here.

33) Prosper Women Entrepreneurs

33) Prosper Women Entrepreneurs

Prosper Women Entrepreneurs is a for-profit corporation dedicated to expanding access to growth finance for women entrepreneurs.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: St Louis
  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Carol Matthews, Hal Gentry, Jennifer Ehlen, Mary Jo Gorman, Maxine Clark, Peter Finley
  • Number of investments: 33
  • Number of exits: 1
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 11

You can find their website here.

34) METABRIDGE

34) METABRIDGE

METABRIDGE - Technology CEOs and Founders Executive Programs

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Canada
  • City: Kelowna
  • Started in: 2008
  • Founders: Steve Wandler
  • Number of investments: 11
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 16

You can find their website here.

35) Boox

35) Boox

Boox is an ecommerce and SaaS seed stage accelerator.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Italy
  • City: Milan
  • Started in: 2011
  • Founders: Andrea Di Camillo, Marco Magnocavallo
  • Number of investments: 13
  • Number of exits: 4

You can find their website here.

36) REALITY ACCELERATOR

36) REALITY ACCELERATOR

REALITY ACCELERATOR is a startup accelerator focused on SaaS.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Japan
  • City: Tokyo
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Yuichi Kori
  • Number of investments: 15

You can find their website here.

37) Look Forward

37) Look Forward

Look Forward is a business incubator dedicated to transforming the way we make, distribute, and consume fashion and beauty.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: France
  • City: La Plaine-saint-denis
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Thierry Petit
  • Number of investments: 1

You can find their website here.

38) Startups Ignite

38) Startups Ignite

Where vision and action collide. Developing programs and communities to help new businesses get off the ground.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Vienna
  • Started in: 2014
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 12

You can find their website here.

39) Xandance & Partners GmbH

39) Xandance & Partners GmbH

Co-Investment Boutique for Family Offices

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Switzerland
  • City: Stäfa
  • Started in: 2018
  • Founders: Werner Schünemann

You can find their website here.

40) Metavallon

40) Metavallon

Metavallon is a model social enterprise that empowers and accelerates early-stage startups.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Greece
  • City: Athens
  • Started in: 2011
  • Founders: Alexandra Choli

You can find their website here.

41) EGI Booster

41) EGI Booster

EGI Booster is a software-as-a-service (SAAS) e-commerce sales accelerator.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Spain
  • City: Barcelona
  • Started in: 2010

You can find their website here.

42) Giving Tech Labs Public Interest Fund I

42) Giving Tech Labs Public Interest Fund I

Impact Investing and Return on Social Investment are the focus of this fund (ROSOCI)

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Seattle
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Luis J. Salazar, Shelly Cano Kurtz

You can find their website here.

43) Revitalize Venture Studio

43) Revitalize Venture Studio

Revitalize Venture Studio specializes in developing and launching SaaS and platform-based software startups.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Oakland
  • Started in: 2019
  • Founders: Andre Forde, Clarence Wooten

You can find their website here.

44) SAP.iO Foundry New York

44) SAP.iO Foundry New York

SAP.iO Foundry is a no-equity program that gives founders access to SAP technologies and clients.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: New York
  • Started in: 2018

You can find their website here.

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