About SWG:

Startup Wise Guys BusinessTech is the leading B2B, SaaS accelerator in Europe, located in Tallinn, Estonia. We connectinnovative and ambitious startups from around the world to experts from the EU, UK and the US.


Program & Offer:
  • €30k initial funding (EU grant + private investment) for 8% equity
  • 3+1 month on-site program 
    • Sales curriculum (15 modules)
    • Investment planning and preparation
    • Pitch coaching for English-speaking markets
  • Top mentors from US, UK & EU
  • Free use of co-working space 
  • Top industry partnerships
  • Up to €250k follow-up funding
SWG is a member of the CEED Tech project - a consortium of five startup accelerators, operating in Central and Eastern Europe. This project is co-funded by the European Commission under the Seventh Framework Programme (2007-2013). 

CEED Tech accelerators are business accelerators and the full acceleration programme is provided in exchange for equity.

The teams who are interested in only testing and developing their applications using FIWARE technologies can apply for the FIWARE grant.

The FIWARE grant includes the grant in sum of up to €15k. These startups will also receive FIWARE support through the accelerator and access to a number of services at the accelerator.

The services include:
  • Access to FIWARE support through the accelerator location
  • FIWARE workshops held at the accelerator
  • Access to 2-4 workshops held at the accelerator location
  • 6 hours of business mentoring


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Meet the mentors

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  • Cristobal Alonso
  • Sergey Gribov
  • Tiit Paananen
  • Jevgeni Kabanov
  • Zubin Chagpar
  • Tobias Stone
  • Jon Bradford
  • Gareth Gumbley
  • Kristjan Konks
  • Burton Lee PhD MBA