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Singapore Accelerators & Incubators

The 43 Best Accelerators and Incubators from Singapore

Singapore is home to hundreds of accelerators and incubators and you can find the best 43 in this article.

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Looking to start a business in Singapore?

You've come to the right place.

The accelerator and incubator ecosystem in Singapore is continually expanding, so you'll want to keep track of them all.

To help you, we've put together an exhaustive list of 43 of the best incubators and accelerators in Singapore.


The 43 Best Accelerators and Incubators in Singapore

1) Antler

1) Antler

Antler is a worldwide early-stage venture capital business that backs tomorrow's most important technological firms.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Dilan Mizrakli Landgraff, Fridtjof Berge, Jussi Salovaara, Magnus Grimeland, Stefan Jung, Vegard Medbo
  • Industries: Venture Capital
  • Number of investments: 280
  • Number of exits: 2
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 26

You can find their website here.

2) LongHash Ventures

2) LongHash Ventures

LongHash Ventures is a blockchain accelerator and venture capital firm based in the United States.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2018
  • Founders: Emma Cui
  • Industries: Financial Services, Information Technology, Internet
  • Number of investments: 52
  • Number of exits: 1
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 16

You can find their website here.

3) Accelerating Asia

3) Accelerating Asia

Accelerating Asia is an early-stage venture capital fund focused on Southeast and South Asian pre-Series A firms.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2018
  • Founders: Amra Naidoo, Craig Dixon
  • Industries: Financial Services
  • Number of investments: 42
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 12

You can find their website here.

4) Tribe Accelerator

4) Tribe Accelerator

The First Government-Supported Blockchain Accelerator in Singapore

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2018
  • Founders: Ryan Chew Zi Jie, Yi Ming Ng
  • Industries: Automotive, Blockchain, Information Technology, InsurTech, Logistics, Sustainability
  • Number of investments: 34
  • Number of exits: 3

You can find their website here.

5) X21 Digital

5) X21 Digital

X21 Digital helps blockchain projects succeed by incubating, advising, funding, and supporting them.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2020
  • Number of investments: 31

You can find their website here.

6) Surge

6) Surge

Surge is Sequoia Capital India's rapid-scale-up initiative for early-stage entrepreneurs in India and Southeast Asia.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2019
  • Industries: Business Development, Finance, Financial Services
  • Number of investments: 110
  • Number of exits: 1

You can find their website here.

7) Gayo Capital

7) Gayo Capital

Investing in the Winner of Tomorrow

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2020
  • Founders: Edward Ismawan Chamdani, Ishara Yusdian
  • Industries: Agriculture, Aquaculture, Drones, Education, Impact Investing, Lifestyle, Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Waste Management
  • Number of investments: 10

You can find their website here.

8) Anthill Ventures

8) Anthill Ventures

Anthill Ventures is a Pre-Series 'A' Speed Scaling Ecosystem that assists early-stage entrepreneurs. We find, invest in, scale, and syndicate opportunities.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Doug Shinsato, Prasad Vanga, Rimpal Chawla, Sailesh Sigatapu
  • Industries: Finance, Financial Services, Venture Capital
  • Number of investments: 26
  • Number of exits: 1
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 2

You can find their website here.

9) JFDI.Asia

9) JFDI.Asia

JFDI.Asia is a seed accelerator specializing in mobile and digital start-ups.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2010
  • Founders: Hugh Mason, Meng Wong
  • Industries: Finance, Incubators
  • Number of investments: 55
  • Number of exits: 6

You can find their website here.

10) Canalys

10) Canalys

Canalys is a marketing, analytics, and research organization specializing in the electronics and technology industries.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 1998
  • Founders: Chris Jones, Chris Jones, Sandy Fitzpatrick, Steve Brazier
  • Industries: 3D Printing, Analytics, Information Technology, Market Research
  • Number of investments: 1

You can find their website here.

11) Iterative

11) Iterative

Iterative is a Singapore-based accelerator that focuses solely on Southeast Asia.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2018
  • Founders: Brian Ma, Hsu Han Ooi, Hsu Ken Ooi
  • Number of investments: 22
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 12

You can find their website here.

12) The Mediapreneur incubator programme

12) The Mediapreneur incubator programme

Creates a favorable operating environment for seed-stage media-related entrepreneurs to grow into high-growth high-tech companies.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2015
  • Industries: Broadcasting, Incubators

You can find their website here.

13) BEAMSTART

13) BEAMSTART

BEAMSTART is a seed accelerator and a digital hub for startup news, business networking, and educational resources.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Benjamin Tan, Kenneth Ho, Teck Wai Saw, Wallace Ho
  • Industries: Business Development, Information Technology, Internet, Messaging, Venture Capital
  • Number of investments: 1

You can find their website here.

14) Momentum Works

14) Momentum Works

Momentum Works develops, scales, and manages technology businesses in emerging markets, with an emphasis on Southeast Asia.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Jianggan Li
  • Industries: Finance

You can find their website here.

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15) Eastern Pacific Accelerator

15) Eastern Pacific Accelerator

The Eastern Pacific Accelerator, funded by Techstars, is the world's first global MaritimeTech accelerator, situated in Singapore.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Industries: Finance, Financial Services
  • Number of investments: 18
  • Number of exits: 1
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 15

You can find their website here.

16) EthAum Venture Partners

16) EthAum Venture Partners

EthAum Venture Partners is a Deep Tech Incubator and Accelerator focused on finding consumers and partners in the ASEAN region.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Founders: Pankaj Gupta
  • Industries: Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, Business Development, Consulting, Information Technology, Internet of Things, Robotics
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 26

You can find their website here.

17) Negocia Capital

17) Negocia Capital

Negocia Capital is a holding company for investments.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Thierry Tea
  • Industries: Aerospace, Air Transportation, Angel Investment, Financial Services, Information Technology, Real Estate, Real Estate Investment, Venture Capital
  • Number of investments: 2

You can find their website here.

18) EduSpaze

18) EduSpaze

Enterprise Singapore supports EduSpaze, a Singapore Edtech Accelerator.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2019
  • Number of investments: 5

You can find their website here.

19) Origgin Ventures

19) Origgin Ventures

The Venture Co-Creation (VCCTM) approach at Origgin facilitates the development of new firms that are ready to take on the road to success.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2016
  • Number of investments: 1

You can find their website here.

20) The FinLab

20) The FinLab

The FinLab Pte Ltd is a Singapore-based company that accelerates the creation of revolutionary FinTech start-ups that are transforming the world today.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2015
  • Industries: FinTech
  • Number of investments: 10

You can find their website here.

21) ZILHive

21) ZILHive

With Zilliqa, you can learn, build, and accelerate.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Industries: Blockchain, Information Technology, Software
  • Number of investments: 4

You can find their website here.

22) StartupX

22) StartupX

On a global scale, driving significant innovation

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2018
  • Founders: Durwin Ho, Joyce Tay, Raymond Doraisamy
  • Industries: Information Services, Information Technology
  • Number of investments: 1

You can find their website here.

23) Apple Seed

23) Apple Seed

In Asia Pacific and India, Appleseed is a leading startup acceleration platform.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2013
  • Number of investments: 8

You can find their website here.

24) Found8

24) Found8

Found8 creates welcoming settings that foster change, strengthen communities, and speed up development.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Grace Sai, Michelle Yong
  • Industries: Business Development, Consulting, Coworking, Incubators, Social Entrepreneurship

You can find their website here.

25) Startupbootcamp FinTech Singapore

25) Startupbootcamp FinTech Singapore

In Singapore, Startupbootcamp FinTech is the largest financial innovation accelerator, offering money and mentorship.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2010
  • Founders: Markus Gnirck, Nektarios Liolios
  • Industries: Banking, Financial Services, FinTech, Social Entrepreneurship
  • Number of investments: 25
  • Number of exits: 3

You can find their website here.

26) Spaze Ventures

26) Spaze Ventures

A Singapore-based seed capital firm.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2014
  • Number of investments: 4
  • Number of exits: 1

You can find their website here.

27) Block by Block Capital

27) Block by Block Capital

Asset Management and Venture Capital Accelerator

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Alex Friedberg, Hwan Kim, Jiho Kang, JJ Petersen
  • Industries: Asset Management, Blockchain, Hedge Funds, Management Consulting, Venture Capital
  • Number of investments: 1

You can find their website here.

28) GROW Agrifoodtech Accelerator

28) GROW Agrifoodtech Accelerator

The first dedicated agrifoodtech accelerator in Southeast Asia with a focus on social impact

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2019
  • Number of investments: 2

You can find their website here.

29) The Business Collective Pte Ltd

29) The Business Collective Pte Ltd

Holding of Private Investments

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Rajesh Nair
  • Industries: Consulting, Health Care, Renewable Energy, Software
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 8

You can find their website here.

30) OCBC Accelerator

30) OCBC Accelerator

Nest is hosting a 12-week FinTech Accelerator Program in Singapore.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2016
  • Industries: FinTech, Health Care, Venture Capital

You can find their website here.

31) MEET Ventures

31) MEET Ventures

MEET Ventures is a Corporate Technology Accelerator that helps companies and entrepreneurs create new economic prospects.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2019

You can find their website here.

32) ICE71

32) ICE71

ICE71, or the 'Innovation Cybersecurity Ecosystem at Block71,' is the first cybersecurity entrepreneur hub in the region.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2018
  • Industries: Cloud Security, Cyber Security, Information Technology, Network Security
  • Number of investments: 7
  • Number of exits: 1
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 13

You can find their website here.

33) Saiam

33) Saiam

Saiam is a venture capital and advising organization that invests in early-stage companies.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2014
  • Industries: Angel Investment, Financial Services, Real Estate Investment, Venture Capital

You can find their website here.

34) Dream Project Incubators

34) Dream Project Incubators

The mission of Dream Project Incubators is to produce renewable energy initiatives that improve energy self-sufficiency.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Number of investments: 1

You can find their website here.

35) ICE71 Accelerate

35) ICE71 Accelerate

ICE71 Accelerate is a three-month accelerator program for cybersecurity firms in their early stages.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Number of investments: 9
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 13

You can find their website here.

36) DBS HotSpot

36) DBS HotSpot

HotSpot is a two-plus-four-month program that will help you transform ideas into action and make the impossible attainable in 2016.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Founders: Max Tiong
  • Number of investments: 9
  • Number of exits: 1

You can find their website here.

37) InovGate

37) InovGate

InovGate is committed to assisting emerging businesses in entering and succeeding in the enormous Asia Pacific market.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Izhar Merhavi, Pnina Eytan
  • Industries: Finance, Financial Services, Venture Capital
  • Number of investments: 4
  • Number of exits: 2

You can find their website here.

38) Income Future Starter

38) Income Future Starter

Income Future Starter, which is driven by TAG.PASS, intends to disrupt traditional business models and provide innovative solutions.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 1970
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 7

You can find their website here.

39) HaxAsia

39) HaxAsia

HaxAsia is a new startup accelerator specializing in Hardware 2.0 and IoT.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2014
  • Industries: Hardware
  • Number of investments: 6

You can find their website here.

40) Mbanq Labs

40) Mbanq Labs

Mbanq Labs is a banking-as-a-service accelerator that helps fintech and banking entrepreneurs accelerate and incubate.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2018
  • Industries: Business Development, FinTech, Incubators
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 13

You can find their website here.

41) Startup Spaze

41) Startup Spaze

Startup Spaze is a startup incubator that offers seed capital, rigorous hands-on mentoring, and a community for entrepreneurs and startups.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Number of investments: 3
  • Number of exits: 1

You can find their website here.

42) The Iterative Collective

42) The Iterative Collective

The Iterative Collective is a flywheel ecosystem for video games.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2019
  • Industries: Video Games

You can find their website here.

43) PortXL Singapore 2020

43) PortXL Singapore 2020

PortXL Singapore 2020 is a port and marine accelerator that focuses on important industries such ports, shipping and logistics, energy, and chemicals.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Singapore
  • Industries: Marine Transportation, Ports and Harbors, Shipping

You can find their website here.

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