LEAP

FORWARD

5 month equity free accelerator program
enabling startups to grow in new markets.

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Let´s Grow Your Business

Join our customized accelerator program for Danish startups and scaleups with international potential. We have 2 programmes per year focusing each in 1 specific market. There´s limited seating as each program is for up to 20 companies.

We need a diverse group of people to solve the diverse problems the word is facing, and draw on all the talent available. The program is designed to emphasize and enhance the aspects of diversity and inclusion.

OUR MARKETS

New York

Q2
2022
Completed

Stockholm

Q3
2023
Completed

Silicon Valley

Q1
2024
Applications Closed

Berlin

Q3
2024
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The Program

Kick

Off

Event in
Copenhagen

4

Days Market
Visit

25

Hours individual
expert advisory

5x

Virtual sessions
with subject matter

1

Alumni
event

THE TOPICS WE COVER DURING THE PROGRAM

Legal and Financial Setup

Team and Organization

Raising Funding from Local Investors

Funding and narrative

Market Penetration and Sales

Learning from Founders in the Market

* Participation fee: DKK 7,800 per founder. Please note: Flight and accommodation for the market visit are not included.

Application Requirements

Tech company* with a product
or service with the potential to
scale and expand internationally
Driven by learning and improving
professional and personal skills
and competence
Functional prototype
and paying customers
Founding team
includes minimum one
founder who is female
Clear intention to incorporate
sustainable development goals
into business model

Pre seed to Series A

* Defined as “a business that provides a digital technical service/ product/
platform/hardware, or heavily relies on it, as its primary revenue source.”

Our Alumni

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The Team

Stine Colding Alstrup

FOUNDER & CEO

Aske Mørkerberg

OPERATIONS LEAD

Mariana Napuri

PROGRAM MANAGER

Andreas Løvengreen

PROJECT COORDINATOR & COMMUNICATION LEAD

Zenia W. Francker

INVESTOR LEAD
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Previous Advisors Working With Us

Tobias Binau

A seasoned sales professional with a passion for building high-performing sales processes. He advises on Sales, Go-to-Market strategy and Sales Ops & Enablement.

Victoria Bager

Sr. Commercial Advisor specialised in technology at The Trade Council in New York. She advises on Fundraising and VC Search, Business Model Development and Go – to – Market Strategy.

Fie Tiedt Højland

Founder of MABL and Corporate Well-being Expert working with companies such as Novo Nordisk, Genmab, Coloplast and +50 scale ups. She advises on Mental Health, Leadership and Team Work.

Mads Edvard Radoor

With many years of experience, he helps create a ‘People First’ approach throughout your hiring, onboarding, learning & development, scaling, leadership, and restructuring approach. He advises on People and Culture, Recruitment and Hiring, and Company Culture.
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Partners

Come Join Us

Launching the LEAP FORWARD program has only been possible with the support from our partners.

We are always looking into entering conversations with potential partners who would like to join us in our efforts to put diversity on the agenda and help startups grow internationally.

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Contact Us!

We are always happy to hear from you.

Whether you are interested in knowing more about our future programs, or if you would like to just say hi, please reach out!

contact@leapforward.international

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