our team We are entrepreneurs, strategy consultants and VC-experienced people.

We guide you through a journey designed to closely connect you with your market, strategic partners, competitors, key human resources and funding partners.
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Built in 2012, our incubator means...

5 A team of 5 people
47.000.000 € Funds raised by our alumni
10.000 m2 Of office and lab space
400 People working for startups located in our space
16 Companies created by our alumni
150 Alumni

Our DNA

What really motivates us in our day to day interactions with startups is to help entrepreneurs reach key learnings and industry benchmarking that will significantly streamline their project roadmap.

As a result, we enjoy seeing our startups take the next best moves towards their objectives and achieve their goal.

As a startup accelerator, we follow a 4 ingredients recipe: a team of program managers eager to make things happen, an international network of seasoned industry professionals ready to put their expertise at work in startups, an international network of seed VCs with field focus, and a dedicated hosting infrastructure where startups can work and come together.

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Our Shareholders

Sambrinvest

Sambrinvest is the public-private investment structure active in the Charleroi – Sud Hainaut area. It is a venture capital partner focus on supporting small and medium size companies in all stages of their development.

ULB

Université Libre de Bruxelles includes 12 faculties among which a Medicine faculty, a Science faculty and an Engineering faculty. It is strongly involved in research programs and has a highly skilled and well-staffed technology transfer office.

Theodorus Fund

Theodorus Fund is the spin-off fund of ULB. Its mission is to allow young, talented researchers to develop high potential spin-offs. Its experienced management team ensures leverage capacity to its participations. Its area of action includes and goes beyond ULB spin-offs.

Igretec

Igretec is the economic development agency in charge of the Charleroi – Sud Hainaut area with three main missions: real estate development, economical stimulation and territory management.

Heracles

Heracles is the center for enterprise and innovation of the Charleroi – Sud Hainaut area. Heracles historically provides support to small and medium size companies as well as individuals to help them turn ideas into news revenues or companies. Since 2016 “Plan Catch” initiative, Heracles has become a strategic support for our Biopark in terms of international attraction, ecosystem animation and hospitals collaboration.