Microsoft on Thursday launched its ‘Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub’ in India – a platform that will help founders at every stage of their startup journey, with over $ 300,000 (approximately 2. 2.2 million) in benefits, including technology and equipment. Technology giants and partners.
Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub is a new digital and inclusive platform for startup founders in India, the company said.
Announcing the initiative at a virtual briefing, the company said the platform offers সুবিধা 300,000 (approximately Rs 2.2 crore) worth of benefits and credit, giving startups free access to the technology, tools and resources they need to build and run their businesses. .
Startups will be able to gain opportunities for consultation and expertise with industry experts and Microsoft Learn.
Sangeeta Bavi, Director – Microsoft India’s startup ecosystem observes that disruptive innovation in Indian startups is accelerating the country’s position to become one of the world’s leading startup hubs.
“Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub was created after extensive research and conversations with hundreds of founders who clearly share their need for access to a digital ecosystem regardless of background, location, progress or passion that promotes opportunity and democratizes innovation.”
“We look forward to seeing how our new offer will support more founders in Asia and provide them with access to the technology, tools and resources they need to build and operate their businesses,” said Bavi.
As the third largest ecosystem for startups in the world, India has vast opportunities for emerging businesses across the industry.
Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub is specifically designed for beginner startups to reduce barriers to business creation, act as a catalyst for entrepreneurship and innovation and contribute to making the journey from an idea to a unicorn easier.
It is available to all startups in India, without third party legitimacy or funding, and emphasizes Microsoft’s commitment to strengthen startups’ ambition to drive innovation from India.
Beyond access to technology, Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub aims to empower entrepreneurs by connecting with their mentors for innovation and development who will provide industry, business and technical support to guide them to their next business milestones.