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As well as being one of the world’s most exciting cities, Hong Kong is one of Asia’s most vibrant tech hub. StartmeupHK can help advise and guide you to make the city your startup home. StartmeupHK is a division of InvestHK, a HK Government Department helping overseas companies set up in the city. Launched in 2013, StartmeupHK’s mission is to promote Hong Kong as a leading startup destination for entrepreneurship and innovation.

Our objectives are to

  • Attract and support startup ecosystem stakeholders to set up a presence here, and provide a one-stop service platform to enable them to grow in Hong Kong and beyond
  • Help build a vibrant startup ecosystem to foster a culture of entrepreneurship in the city
  • Promote Hong Kong internationally as a tech hub


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Incubation & Acceleration Programmes

Incubators and accelerators in Hong Kong are tailored to provide you with the ultimate support on your entrepreneurial path to success.
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Angels, Venture Capitalists & Corporate Venture Capital (CVC)

Access to funding is one of the most crucial factors for entrepreneurial success. Angel investors and venture capitalists can offer a wealth of collaboration, investment and mentorship opportunities.
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Government Funding Scheme & Support

The Hong Kong Government is committed to supporting startups and SMEs to help realize their vision and take their business to the next level.
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Shared Facilities

Hong Kong’s co-working and co-living spaces are growing in number, diversity and in the range of services they offer.
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Hong Kong’s support services for startups are growing rapidly, be they entrepreneurship clubs or academic networks, and startup workshops, seminars and events seem to be happening almost every day.
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Useful Links

Wanna know more about what great opportunities there are in Hong Kong and how you can start or expand your business here?
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Watch in-depth interviews with key opinion leaders in the startup community.

Press Releases

Press releases about StartmeupHK


Discover various publications of the Hong Kong startup ecosystem by InvestHK


Discover videos on past editions of StartmeupHK Festival and more

Case Studies

Success stories of Hong Kong based startups from a wide variety of industries

StartmeupHK Festival 2020 Media Coverage

Read about media coverage on StartmeupHK Festival 2020