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If you are looking to start your business in Shanghai, it is never a bad idea to join an accelerator or incubator.

These organizations are designed to help startup businesses by providing them with office space, advice and access to potential partners, investors, and customers.

In this article, we have collected the 8 most popular accelerators and incubators from Shanghai.


The 8 Best Accelerators and Incubators in Shanghai

1) Chinaccelerator

1) Chinaccelerator

SOSV runs Chinaccelerator, a Shanghai-based accelerator that offers initial investment, mentorship, and legal aid to software startups.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: China
  • Started in: 2010
  • Founders: Cyril Ebersweiler, Sean O'Sullivan
  • Industries: E-Commerce, Internet, Mobile, Software
  • Number of investments: 251
  • Number of exits: 4
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 12

You can find their website here.

2) Withinlink

2) Withinlink

Withinlink is a marketing and communications technology company incubator and early-stage venture fund established in China.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: China
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Bessie Lee
  • Industries: Venture Capital

You can find their website here.

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3) YEAST.

3) YEAST.

YEAST. is a startup that focuses on the intersection of food, emerging technologies, and urban living.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: China
  • Started in: 2018
  • Founders: Federico Duarte, Matilda Ho
  • Industries: Food and Beverage, Information Technology, Nutrition, Software
  • Number of investments: 1

You can find their website here.

4) Feast Creative Foods

4) Feast Creative Foods

China Partners I Strategic Investors

Details of the startup:

  • Country: China
  • Started in: 2018
  • Industries: Food and Beverage, Personal Health, Snack Food, Wellness

You can find their website here.

5) Merck China Accelerator

5) Merck China Accelerator

Merck China Accelerator's goal is to find promising startups and help them grow their businesses.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: China

You can find their website here.

6) Innoventure

6) Innoventure

Innoventure is a medical device startup accelerator.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: China

You can find their website here.

7) Founders Space China

7) Founders Space China

Founders Space is a global incubator and accelerator based in China.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: China
  • Industries: Finance, Financial Services

You can find their website here.

8) Start Alliance Shanghai

8) Start Alliance Shanghai

The Start Alliance is a collaboration that aims to help multinational entrepreneurs enter new markets faster.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: China
  • Industries: Finance, Financial Services
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 1

You can find their website here.

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