We run personalized entrepreneurship programs for international startups and scaleups, immersed in the major innovation ecosystems.

Startup School

Startup School is a customizable immersion program designed for international founders eager to explore the Silicon Valley startup ecosystem.

Scaleup Program

The Scaleup Program is designed to help International Scaleups that have proven product market fit in their countries to enter the US market.

Corporate Matching

We work to bring startups and corporates together during matching events, as well as in case by case scouting calls by corporates.


Mind the Seed was established in 2008 by Mind the Bridge founder Marco Marinucci to invest in seed stage companies.

Our Alumni network by the Numbers

Innovation Network

Our Innovation Network is composed of senior world-class experts from various industries
supporting our startups with dedicated advice on areas like scalability, access to funding, profitability, and more.

Case Studies

Etix Everywhere Success Story

Etix Everywhere

The best infrastructure to data centers, creating the first worldwide proximity data center network. Raised $100M then acquired
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Brich Success Story | MTB for Startups


Platform for small clothing stores to improve visibility and marketing. Today it has become one of the top 5 Fashion Ecommerce in Korea
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AdEspresso Success Story Italy Exit


Optimizing Facebook Ads at scale: started in Italy, moved to San Francisco, became one of Facebook fastest-growing marketing partners. Acquired by Hootsuite
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Timbuktu Labs Success Story | MTB for Startups

Timbuktu Labs

From an idea to the blockbuster success of Rebel Girls, changing the paradigm of female role models
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Startup Europe Comes to Silicon Valley Agorize


Agorize helps businesses to innovate and identify the best talent. Raised $17.7M and scaled the platform in NA. Agorize is now the de facto platform for open challenges of corporates to find vertical focused talent.
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Business Canvas Typed global market entry program US Mind the Bridge

Business Canvas

Business Canvas is an easy-to-use workspace that transforms scattered information into your knowledge. Raised $7.5M to scale their product globally, as well as develop new product features.
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QSTAG global market entry program US Mind the Bridge


Self-healthcare monitoring platform using personal diagnosis. Raised $1.4M to grow in South Korea. Top class solutions for self-dignosis.
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HiLokal global market entry program US Mind the Bridge


A language learning platform that makes native speakers productive. Raised Seed capital in South Korea to expand the local market while looking to get ready for the global scene.
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Pasamedi global market entry program US Mind the Bridge


Snoaring / sleep apnea relief oral device. Solved insomnia and snoaring issues using 3D printed mouth device and completely rebranded and defined the communication strategy during the program.
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Globaleur global market entry program US Mind the Bridge


Globaleur provides digital infrastructure driven by AI for companies in Travel & Hospitality and Mobility. Raised $7M in their Series A round from Korean VCs with the support of MTB. Currently scaling their Silicon Valley office.
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EverEx global market entry program US Mind the Bridge


EverEx is a Digital Therapeutics (DTx) company targeting musculoskeletal rehabilitation. Raised $2M in seed round to kick off the South Korean market.
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CloudHospital global market entry program US Mind the Bridge


CloudHospital is a robust online platform helping patients around the world find the best providers for their needs regardless of where they are located. Raised $700k to increase their market share in Asia.
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