London, England, United Kingdom
Team size: 201 - 500
Founders: Adrian T., Alex Stanley, Alex Wilding, Ella Goldner, Erika Brodnock, Kim van Haalen, Lucas Fuhrmann, Paul Kirby, Saar Shai, Saul Klein, Valeria Leonardi, Vivien de Tusch-Lec
Founded date: 2017
Company revenue: US$ 1 - 5 million
Investors: LocalGlobe, London School of Economics and Political Science, Martin Leuw, Michael Norton
Company stage: Seed
Zinc builds new tech companies that solve the developed world’s toughest social issues. Learning from the successful innovation systems in computer and life sciences, Zinc combines insights from social sciences with top entrepreneurial talent and venture capital to build new, scalable, mission-led businesses. The Zinc Programme brings together 50 bright minds for 6 months to find their co-founders and build new commercial businesses from scratch.