Who we are

Zeroth is Asia's first accelerator program backing founders working on frontier technologies such as artificial intelligence. We invest capital into visionary founders at the pre-seed and seed stage, and partner with them over 3 months to build their startups through a team of experienced entrepreneurs, network of partners and investors, and a community of other founders.

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Our impact

63 Companies

Since 2016, we have admitted 63 companies through 4 cohorts of the program.

20 Countries

Our founders come from all over the world. They hail from all parts of Asia, Europe and North America.

3 Locations

Starting with Z04, we now have cohorts happening in Hong Kong, Tokyo and Bengaluru.

Why we do what we do

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We believe that artificial intelligence technologies will produce amazing products within the next 100 years. And we believe our founders are the ones to produce those leaps. Our mission is to build the ecosystem that serves all Zeroth founders. We strive to support them with the resources and opportunities they need to succeed, whether in Asia or elsewhere. Our team is made up of ex-founders that has been through the peaks and valleys of building successful startups. We aim to bring our industry knowledge, technical know-how and global network in assisting all portfolio companies to take their companies to the next level.

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Startup Spotlight

Pushing NLP forward

Fano Labs is a Hong Kong-based artificial intelligence startup specializing in speech recognition and natural language processing technologies. With the technical focus in Chinese dialects processing and analysis, Fano Labs helps enterprises conduct quality assurance and data mining in their call centers. After completing Zeroth, Fano Labs went on to receive investment from Horizons Ventures, the private investment arm of Li Ka-shing.

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From our alumni

Our goal is to serve our founders in any way that we can. That is our commitment to them. While we assist them in everything that they need to grow their business, they have the flexibility to run their companies as they need to. When they succeed, we succeed.

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