MassChallenge Switzerland is part of a global network for accelerators. Headquartered in the United States with seven locations worldwide, MassChallenge equips bold entrepreneurs to disrupt the status quo and to create meaningful change. Since launching in 2009, more than 2,400 MassChallenge alumni have raised more than $6.2B in funding, generated more than $3B in revenue, and created more than 157,000 total jobs.
Since 2016 MassChallenge Switzerland has been a leader in helping startups across Europe grow their businesses. Annually +90 early stage startups are accelerated, with no equity or fees taken. The program seeks startups from all industries: from using AI to improve procurement to developing alternative proteins. As of 2020, 396 alumni startups have raised over CHF 196 M in funding.