The leading competition for Francophone startups developing in Asia Pacific

A committee of industry experts, investors and top-executives will review all the applications and select five outstanding startups for each local competition.

To apply, the startup has to meet:

The following mandatory criteria:

  • One of the startup founders must be French speaking
  • The startup is either settled in APAC already or intends to do it in a near future
  • It must have raised or generated a revenue between US$100K and US$15 million

At least three of the following criteria:

  • It must be working on a new technology, product or service, or an innovative application of an existing technology
  • The team must include 2+ full-time staff members
  • It must have a significant impact on the industry you are targeting and/or on the environment
  • It must be in a growth phase

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The FrenchFounders team

International and entrepreneurship is in our DNA as we help business leaders to connect and meet with each other, within our business club. We know how important and efficient it is to get the right connection at the right moment when building your business => We make it happen!

We decided 3 years ago to launch the Startup Tour, to bolster the business connections between startups, corporates and investors by creating a one of a kind competition where pitching is just the beginning of an impactful journey.