1864 Accelerator


The 1864 Accelerator, powered by Flat6Labs in partnership with Barclays Bank Egypt, is a first local financial technology startup accelerator program in the Egyptian market. The program aims to support entrepreneurs in transforming their ideas into successful businesses by providing all the necessary mentorship and training as per the latest international standards. Those who excel during the selection process qualify for seed funding from Flat6Labs to establish a strong foundation for their projects and will be mentored by a team of experts to ensure the success and sustainability of their startup companies. 1864 Accelerator are looking for startups who have ideas related to financial services, including payments,digital banking solutions, machine learning, trading data analytic, insurance, cyber security, asset management, data analytic, lending, banking relationships, etc.

Type of engagement:
Main sponsors:
Barclays Bank
Incentive for startups
Seed funding: EGP150,000 (US$17,000).
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