Get funded in under 10 weeks

Startup-O is a Singapore based platform that helps tech startups from any location in Asia to participate online and connect with Strategic Capital, Global Experts & Critical Resources for success … FAST

The platform is created by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs who believe in going the extra mile

Don’t Knock, Just Come In

Wanna get Fasttracked?

Enter the online program from any location, connect with experts and get a chance to be in the victory portfolio to get funded FAST

Save Time

Fast access to hundreds of investors under 10 weeks.

Get Funded

Access to pre committed capital for winners in the victory portfolio.

Save Money

Online participation saves startups thousands of dollars.

No Dilution

Upfront flat fee only and access to special offers from partner brands.


Get Started

 Jan – Mar ’17: CLOSED

Nov – Dec ’16: CLOSED

Fasttrack Season (Nov – Jul ’17) Snapshot











In Collaboration with

Javelin was established in 2003 to provide straightforward advice with a focus on long term wealth management: something the partners had not been able to find anywhere else. The firm prides itself in maintaining these core principles alongside a simple and transparent fee structure, therefore clearly aligning its interests with its clients.
As part of the efforts to help its clients build long-term diversified portfolios, Javelin has launched the Javelin Startup-O Victory Fund SPC, a Cayman registered fund, to invest in the winners of Startup-O’s quarterly Fasttrack competitions.

Supported By

IP Bridge is a Japanese fund aimed at global innovation and IP-related investments.

IP Bridge is focused on promoting technological innovation and cooperation within Japan and around the world. The Company has worked with their investors, including Innovation Network Corporation of Japan – a unique partnership between 26 major corporations and the Japanese government – to establish the first fund in Japan aimed at global innovation and IP-related investments. In addition, IP Bridge is known for their solid reputation and strong networks throughout Japan, Asia, and the rest of the world.

Media Mentions


Results Oriented

What I like about the platform is that it is focused on helping startups get results, be it funding, resources or actionable expert feedback. It’s a great place for good startups

Sydney Woo, Wedding Penguin

Fast Investor Reach

No more random knocking on doors to find investors. Save crucial time to get the fastest connect possible to the startup eco-system as far as I have seen. There is no dilution of equity upfront or in any ways of participation.

Kason Tan, HRM Labs

Digital Amplification

The video first format could really improve the recognition and visibility for my startup story. This should help me find my next key team members and stakeholders.

Stephane Lallee, AI Specialist

Easy Participation

It’s amazing that for the first time I am able to connect with ecosystem players like VCs, Angles and corporates without expensive air fares and hotel bills.

Anna Hizon, CMO, HorsePower Philippines


Our panel of judges will help put the final stamp on assessing the technology and market growth capabilities of startups making beyond ‘Evaluator’ assessment rounds.

Our judges are well respected senior industry leaders, serial entrepreneurs, super angels with multiple company portfolios and seasoned investors. Gain valuable insights and their possible interest in your startup success.

Join Startup-O ‘Fasttrack’ to get one one on one exposure with our esteemed judges in final rounds.

Steve Davies

Founder & CEO, Javelin Wealth Management, Singapore

Satoshi Konno

Director of Innovation, IP Bridge, Japan

Prof. Parimal Merchant

Director, Global FMB, S.P. Jain School of Global Management, Mumbai, India

Joy Azurin

Co-Director, Founder Institute, Manila, Philippines

Jeffrey Nah

Business Advisor & Venture Capital

Tim Kobe

Founder, Eight Inc

Yen-Lu Chow

Co-founder, WholeTree Foundation

Lindsay Cooper

Founder, Arisaig Partners


Our hand picked panel of evaluators are domain specialist and serial entrepreneurs who have built startups and lead companies. They are passionate about innovation and helping startups succeed. Their goals is to help identify most promising startups in South East Asia.

Joining the Fasttrack allows a startup to bring their journey across to them and get their valuable feedback. And of course, there is always a possibility of gaining their personal interest in facilitating your success.

Join Startup-O ‘Fasttrack’ to unlock our global panel of expert

Dr. Bidushi Bhattacharya

Rocket scientist


Foundational engineer, Canva

Kenya Takashima

Entrepreneur in Residence- Red Dot Ventures

David Ng

Founder, Authentic Solutions LLP

Yen Ting Liu

The Hangar, NUS Enterprise

Jawahar Kanjilal

Founder & CEO, TeamStreamz


COO - Fastacash

David Isaac

Principal Brand Strategist

Madhulika Sachdeva Mathur

Co-Founder of WeddingSutra


Global Banking & Financial Services Specialist

Shyam Ayengar

Director, Canopy Group/CX Partners, VP, Co-Founder HBS Club of Singapore

Dorit Grueber

Co-founder, The Hip and Happening Group, Branding & Marketing Expert

Paresh Gupta

Country Lead - Headstart Network, City Director – Founder Institute (Silicon Valley), Co-Founder - Neos Angels and Mentors Network LLP

Siddarth ‘Sid’ Das

Director-Digital Engagement, WWF international

Dhaval Agarwal

Investment Professional - Logistics, Supply Chain, Storage, Transportation and related Infrastructure

Larry Glaeser

Founder, Whatif.io

Niraj Nagpal

Media Technology Specialist

Frederick Then

Serial Entrepreneur, Educator, Mentor


Co-Founder & CTO, WeInvest.com

Aneace Haddad

Serial Entrepreneur & Resilience Coach

Himmat Singh

COO & Board Member, LM Instruments S.A.

Nandini Das Ghoshal

Founder, Insights & More Consulting Asia Pte Ltd.

Key Partners

123JumpStart is a startup support initiative by Singapore infocomm Technology Federation (SiTF).  We strive to be the connecting platform for all things startup that helps startups link up with other companies for go-to-market, partnerships and investments.

Join SiTF as a startup member today!

HubSpot is a software platform to help you generate leads, close deals, and manage your pipeline. HubSpot offers a growth stack of products for customer relationship management, marketing, and sales: powerful alone, and even better when used together. HubSpot’s free CRM aligns sales and marketing with ease, HubSpot Marketing helps you grow your traffic and convert more visitors into customers, and HubSpot Sales helps you skyrocket your productivity and close more leads with less work.

Amazon Web Services provides startups with the low cost, easy to use infrastructure needed to scale and grow. The AWS Activate program provides startups with the resources they need to quickly get started on AWS – including credits, training, and support. AWS has Portfolio packages for startups in select accelerators, incubators, seed/VC funds, and other startup enabling organizations, as well as the Builders package for entrepreneurs just getting started.

Some of the world’s hottest startups use AWS – including AirbnbLyft and Slack. Join them – and build your business on AWS today. 

Partner Brands

Joining Startup-O ‘Fasttrack’ will allow to unlock the special offers from our partner brands for critical resources required for startup success. Be it hosting, digital marketing training, co-working spaces, explainer video, PR, content writing and more…

Get on the Fast road to success.


Get Started

 Jan – Mar ’17: CLOSED

Nov – Dec ’16: CLOSED

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