GAC Group, international consulting firm in innovation and performance, launches GAC'UP, its start-up accelerator. This support program is aimed at innovative start-ups in the acceleration phase.
On the occasion of the inauguration of its new Paris offices, Christophe Boytchev, Managing Director of GAC Group, announced the launch of GAC'UP, its start-up accelerator.
With more than 15 years of experience in innovation consulting, GAC Group wishes to share its expertise and its network to help innovative start-ups wishing to accelerate their development.
To launch GAC'UP and support these young shoots on their strategic subjects, GAC Group has surrounded itself with a network of expert partners, volunteers:
- Expertise action, accounting firm,
- Bird & Bird, international law firm,
- EMES Consulting, specialist in sales training,
- Financial Private Funds, private investment fund.
The selected start-ups will spend 12 to 24 months in new GAC Group premises in Issy-les-Moulineaux where they can meet partners, potential clients or investors. Depending on the case, they will also have access to the firm's internal skills, to obtain personalized advice on various subjects (innovation marketing, GDPR, international development, etc.).
This program is open to all innovative startups with a POC (beta version, prototype, demonstrator, etc.) and wishing to accelerate their development. Applications are open until May 20.
To integrate GAC'UP
- Information and registration: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Until May 20, 2018: Sending of applications
- Jury preselection
- May 29, 2018: Pitch Day for selected start-ups
- June 18, 2018: Back to school
Do you want to join the 2nd GAC'UP class for a start in 2019? See you on this page.
About GAC Group:
International consulting firm in innovation and performance founded in 2002, GAC Group supports companies in three main areas of expertise: Development of innovation; Improvement of HR and Financial performance; Data security.
GAC Group, with its 200 employees, is present in 16 cities around the world including 9 in France (Bordeaux, Lille, Lyon, Montpellier, Nantes, Nice, Strasbourg, Toulouse, Paris).