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Accenture launches Women Founders Program in India for nascent B2B startups

Registrations for the programme are currently open to businesses that have at least one woman founder and are focused on advanced technologies such AI, IoT and cloud


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Peerzada Abrar Bengaluru
Tech giant Accenture has launched the 'Women Founders Program' in India to help early-stage, women-led Indian startups in the B2B (business-to-business) deep tech and enterprise SaaS (software-as-a-service) domain grow and advance their businesses.

Under this programme, Accenture will provide selected technology startups in India with an equity-free grant of up to $60,000, along with market and network access and mentoring.

“The technology industry needs active participation of women as technologists and entrepreneurs to strengthen its innovation abilities and drive market-relevant solutions using deep tech,” said Mahesh Zurale, senior managing director, lead–Advanced Technology Centers in India, Accenture. “Accenture is committed to supporting women

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First Published: Feb 25 2022 | 4:02 PM IST

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