Silicon Valley-based Founder Institute Launches Newest Accelerator in Luxembourg

Startup Launch Program Aims to Launch Over 20 Global Technology Companies per Year in Luxembourg

The Founder Institute (, the world’s premier idea-stage accelerator and startup launch program, announced today that it is officially launching its newest Accelerator in Luxembourg. With support by local innovation leaders BIL Bank and FinCorp it plans to run two semesters annually, the Founder Institute aims to launch over 20 meaningful and enduring technology companies per year in Luxembourg. Applications to the program are open now, and anyone interested in working with Luxembourg's top startup mentors to launch a technology company is welcome to apply to the Luxembourg Founder Institute at

In order to celebrate the launch, the Luxembourg Founder Institute will host a series of free startup events for the general public, where attendees can learn how to build a company and learn more about the program. See the list of first events at

“Luxembourg’s advanced startup ecosystem make it an excellent location for the Founder Institute program. Our updated curriculum will provide talented founders with the structure, expert mentorship, and worldwide network necessary to create a global company.” saysAdeo Ressi, Founder & CEO of the Founder Institute.

For aspiring and early-stage entrepreneurs up to the challenge, the Founder Institute’s comprehensive step-by-step program provides the structurementor support, and global network of entrepreneurs needed to start an enduring company. The Founder Institute is the only program of its kind that focuses on people versus ideas, accepts founders with day jobs, and shares equity with all participants. Founder Institute Graduate companies include fast-rising startups across 6 continents like UdemyRealty MogulTravelcargoplaceitAppota, and many more.

In addition, the Luxembourg 2018 program will include the Founder Institute’s newest company-building curriculum suitable to address the needs of advanced founders (MVP stage) as well as aspiring new entrepreneurs at the idea-stage - a project just released this year in collaboration with hundreds of startup leaders across the globe. The Luxembourg Chapter will be led by local startup leaders Anna Radulovski (Founder & CEO, Coding Girls) and Ivo Radulovski (Founder at Segments Accelerator and a series of successful startups)

Anybody who is interested can apply to the Luxembourg Founder Institute at

Learn more about the Founder Institute at


About the Founder Institute

The Founder Institute ( is the world's premier early-stage accelerator and startup launch program. For aspiring entrepreneurs and early-stage entrepreneurs up to the challenge, our comprehensive step-by-step program provides the structure, mentor support, and global network of entrepreneurs needed to start an enduring company. In addition, the Founder Institute is the only program of its kind that focuses on people versus ideas, accepts founders with day jobs, and shares equity with all participants. Leaders of the world’s fastest-growing startups have used our program to transition from employee to entrepreneur, test their startup ideas, build a team, get their first customers, raise funding, and more. Based in Silicon Valley and with chapters across 185 cities and 60 countries, the Founder Institute’s mission is to “Globalize Silicon Valley” and empower talented and motivated entrepreneurs to build companies that will create one million new jobs.

The Founder Institute was founded in 2009 by Adeo Ressi and Jonathan Greechan. It is operated out of Palo Alto, California.

Press Contact: Anna Radulovski (

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