StartLabs is a US based fund investing in startups from Southeast Europe

We provide funding, mentorship, office space, technical infrastructure, business services and networking channels to exceptional entrepreneurs and their teams helping them turn ideas into sustainable business.

We help startups to achieve initial traction. Then, grow these startups to the point of being able to raise true seed rounds.

Our Offer For Innovative Entrepreneurs

Up to $50,000 seed investment

6-month program, plus additional hands-on help after that, as needed

Hands-on help, 1-on-1, daily, in the office, collaboration and mentoring by SL Partners

Mentorship to shape idea, execute it, gain traction and raise more funding

Connection to others in the ecosystem that can help you in building your startup

Intros to boosters, angels and VCs in Silicon Valley

Incorporation, legal and accounting support

Office space in San Francisco and Belgrade

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Our experienced mentors from Silicon Valley will work closely with your team to help evolve ideas and shape your approach to building a successful company.
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We organize events, workshops and meetups hosted by prominent guests from US to help local startup community become more vibrant, open and connected.
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Latest Insights

Author of "Design for Hackers" at StartLabs this month

This month StartLabs brings you David Kadavy and Andy Angelos for a talk and a Q&A session! The talk will be held at KC Grad in Belgrade, on September 30th at 17:30. Read >

Growth Rules Takeaways: Test It and Think Big

How not to burn piles of cash? Which features to ship? Who is the customer? What are the right marketing channels? To bootstrap or not to bootstrap? Read >

GrowthRules Workshop by StartLabs

Launch MVP. Track customer behavior. Get feedback. Adapt. Read >