Find contacts and reviews of the
ecosystem players you are looking for.

Startups come in different forms and sizes, different stages and backgrounds. In any situation of your startups path, there are certain startup ecosystem players that you are looking for in this particular moment. We have you covered with any possible resource you need. We have your startup ecosystem mapped and ready at your convenience.

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Acellerators & Incubators

Startups often need to scale fast, and for this Accelerators can be the right choice. Incubators are capable of supporting you with mentors and long-term programs.

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Investors

Investors are crucial for the growth of many startups. If you are looking for seed, angel or any other round of investors, then you will find them here.

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Community Organisations

Community Organizations are the glue that keeps everything together, they organize events and can help you opening doors to the right people.

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Corporate Innovation

Corporates have vast resources and are looking for Startups to built POCs or future suppliers that can help them understand new trends and technologies.

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Governments

Governments provide incentives and grants for their young and innovative companies. We help you in navigating the bureaucratic landscape to get the resources you need.

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Service Providers

If you need legal support, health insurance for your team, a co-working space or any other type of service, we have these startup focused providers listed here.

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Universities

Universities have access to R&D, talent and knowledge. We list here the universities that are relevant for startups in your ecosystem.

See what other founders say about
the players in their startup ecosystem.

The millions of founders appearing every year, struggling and developing in their own way – this creates a lot of knowledge about quality of ecosystem players. We help you to bring this knowledge to one place: Founders Lair. You can rely on other founders' experience with the ecosystem players you are looking for. Educate yourself before putting scarce resources on anybody.

Our ecosystem players are rated by a FLair Point system. What are Flair Points?

Founders rate the quality of the ecosystem players in their city based on actual experiences. Based on the rating of founders, all ecosystem players will have “FLair Points”, ranging from 1 – not a suitable resource for founders, to 5 – best ecosystem partners a founder can reach out to. We make sure that all information provided is by startup founders only.

Tap into Startup Ecosystems globally.

Founders Lair offers you a simple way to enter any startup ecosystem globally. You will find the local community heroes, top ecosystem players and learn about the uniqueness of each city. This is especially important for startups at a growth stage, which are in need of finding markets to grow into.

AI Based
Matchmaking.

AI based matchmaking is for founders of all profiles, from soon-to-be founders to established ones. In order to allow you to get the best resources available in the ecosystem you are exploring, we have developed an AI based solution to deliver the most accurate results based on your own startups information.
And here is how it works:

Startup Data

We assess in the beginning which stage you are at and what kind of specifications you have as a startup. With this we create unique patterns for your founding team.

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Ecosystem Data

We have data about all ecosystem players and their offerings for startups. We are constantly updating our listings to provide the most accurate status.

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Review Data

We compare your startup data with that of similar startups in your ecosystem and find patterns for you based on the reviews of these startups. What has helped comparable startups in a certain situation, will be also suitable for you to follow. This way we make peer knowledge the door opener for a smooth development.

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Perfect Match

We compare your startup data with that of similar startups in your ecosystem and find patterns for you based on the reviews of these startups. What has helped comparable startups in a certain situation, will be also suitable for you to follow. This way we make peer knowledge the door opener for a smooth development.

Find Startup Enthusiasts.

Hiring as a Startup is a tiring business, we help you by providing your startup a platform where you have a vetted audience of startup enthusiasts. You can find interns, employees and co-founders on our platform and they all know about the special dynamics of startups.

Job Hunting

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Startup Enthusiast

Interested to work with a startup.
Motivated to evolve in an ever-changing environment.
Willing to change things.

Apply for a Job on FLair.

Recruiting

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Startup Founder

No existing HR yet.
In need of a great fit for the existing team.
Looking for entrepreneurial minded people.

Post a Job Description on Flair.

Startup
Support.

We have the capacity to support individual founders or startups with anything they need in their development journey. Learn more about how we can help you.

Everything a founder needs.