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Scaleup Program

Are you already in the market with product fit, customers and investment but want access to a large trusted corporate partner to help you scale quickly?  HCF Catalyst can provide access to HCF’s over 1.5 million members to help you rapidly scale.

The aim of the Scaleup program is to achieve a commercial agreement to take your business proposition or product to the expansive HCF membership without full-time commitment to a 12-week accelerator.

Are you a Scaleup? 

A Scaleup business already has a product with market fit, customers, recurring revenue and early investment but want to collaborate with a large corporate to help you scale quickly.

The HCF Catalyst Scaleup program matches you with key decision makers to expedite your path to a commercial agreement with HCF.

Your eligibility will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Your business aligns to one of the HCF Catalyst themes
  • You are late seed and Series A+
  • You have an exceptional, committed and experienced team
  • You have a differentiated product in market, existing customer base with recurring revenue
  • You are seeking a national partnership to scale
  • You are capable of delivering a solution to HCF within 3 months of commencing the program
  • You have demonstrable traction (ARR of >$500K, growing 100%+ YoY)
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What is the potential gain?

The HCF Catalyst program streamlines your potential path to a commercial deal with HCF.  This may be a to pilot to trial the solution with our people or customers, a commercial distribution agreement, a vendor partnership, or even an investment in your business.  The program provides: 

  • Access to HCF executives, decision makers and industry experts
  • Access to HCF insights and data
  • Mentoring and coaching by some of the industry's leading experts
  • Access to additional value provided by our strategic partners
  • Access to investors including participation at the Demo Day event
  • Inclusion in HCF media and events

How we evaluate a Scaleup application?

Alignment to HCF themes
Annual run-rate – year on year growth
Traction to date - including customer base and recurring revenue
Talent, commitment and experience of your team
Product differentiation
Ability to scale quickly and nationally