The Danish accelerator program Accelerace has released its 13th batch of startups. Each team receive a small loan and get a close contact with one of the very experienced Accelerace mentors. The new Accelerace team consists of 16 startups and is the following:
– Neurescue Aps
– μMbed Solutions
We have talked to Dennis Cassøe, co-founder of Wake Up Data, about why they wanted to become a part of Accelerace:
We want to avoid some of the typical mistakes that early-stage entrepreneurs make because they don’t get the right help from experienced mentors. I know some of Accelerace’s mentors from earlier project and we are very thrilled that we get Torben Munkholm as our mentor.
Accelerace have since 2005 worked with 251 startups and invested more than 119 million dollars in startups.
Some of the most prominent startups that have been through Accelerace’s programme count Graduateland, Churchdesk and Muuse.