OVERVIEW
SparkLabs Seoul was launched in December 2012 and is the leading accelerator program in Asia. Our focus is to help startups in South Korea go global, but we have had applicants from over 20 different countries across the world. SparkLabs Seoul currently hosts the largest startup demo day event in the world with over 2,000 attendees that regularly.
This is a general technology program accepting startups from the Internet, online gaming, mobile, ecommerce, digital media, healthcare and other sectors. It is a mentorship-driven program three months in length and provides funding, office space, a structure program and access to a top-tier network of entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, angel investors and executives.
SPARKLABS BY NUMBERS
  • FOLLOW-ON
    [ funding rate ]
    79%
  • TOTAL FUNDS RAISED
    AFTER PROGRAM
    $235,000,000
  • AVG. FUNDING AMOUNT
    OF PORTFOLIO COMPANIES
    $4,896,000
  • TOTAL VALUATION
    OF PORTFOLIO COMPANIES
    $900,000,000
DIRECTOR
Eugene KIM
General Partner
SparkLabs Seoul