Microsoft on Thursday launched its ‘Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub’ in India — a platform that may assist founders right here at each stage of their startup journey, with entry to over $300,000 (roughly Rs. 2.2 crore) in advantages together with expertise and instruments from the tech big and companions.
‘Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub’ is a brand new digital and inclusive platform for startup founders in India, the corporate mentioned.
Saying the initiative at a digital briefing, the corporate mentioned that the platform gives over $300,000 (roughly Rs. 2.2 crore) price of advantages and credit, giving startups free entry to the expertise, instruments, and assets they want to construct and run their enterprise.
Startups can even have the option to achieve mentorship and skilling alternatives with business specialists and Microsoft Be taught.
Sangeeta Bavi, Director — Startup Ecosystem at Microsoft India noticed that disruptive innovation in Indian startups is accelerating the nation’s place to turn out to be one of many main startups hubs of the world.
“Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub was created following extensive research and conversations with hundreds of founders who explicitly shared their need for access to a digital ecosystem that promotes opportunities and democratises innovation regardless of background, location, progress, or passions.
“We glance ahead to how our new providing will assist extra founders in Asia and supply entry to the expertise, instruments, and assets they want to construct and run their enterprise,” Bavi mentioned.
Because the third largest ecosystem for startups in the world, India holds huge alternatives for rising companies throughout industries.
Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub is designed particularly for early-stage startups to decrease the obstacles of enterprise creation, act as a catalyst for entrepreneurship and innovation, and contribute to easing the journey from an concept to a unicorn.
It’s out there to all startups in India, together with these with out third-party validation or funding, and underscores Microsoft’s dedication to empower startups’ ambitions to drive innovation from India.
Past entry to expertise, Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub goals to empower entrepreneurs to innovate and develop by connecting them with mentors who will present them with business, enterprise, and technical assist to information them by their subsequent enterprise milestones.