2019-10-28 10:24News

Minc Tech Board is calling all tech leaders! 

Are you experienced in technology and product development? This is an opportunity for experienced founders and leaders in the technology arena to get involved and help grow the next generation of high-tech startups in the Skåne region.

Oftentimes, startup founders have great ideas and visions, but could use a hand in the product management and technology process. The Minc Tech board will form an important group of advisors and mentors to the incubator startups in helping them navigate their startup in the technology space. 

As a Tech Board member, you will be part of a committee of initially 10 experts offering mentoring and advice to a select number of startups. There will be a mutual matching process where you will be able to work with a startup in need of your relevant are of expertise. 

This is a voluntary position that would require a minimum of 2-4 hours of your time per month with an option to make your involvement as wide as you would wish for, whether it be providing a few mentor hours to getting yourself involved further. 

We ask that you are able to offer:  

  • Offer approximately 2-4 hours per month on a voluntary basis
  • Provide 1-2-1 advise and mentorship with matched startup(s) based on mutual interest
  • Attend 1 expert panel per quarter, providing 3 startups with tech input/feedback based on challenges presented 

We think you have the following experience: 

  • Founder/ Co-founder, CTO of a startup  and/or 
  • Technical leadership and product development experience in a corporate setting 
  • Experience in either hardware or software or both
  • Fit the Minc principles of diversity and inclusion, being bold and being transparent and our values of respect, engagement, and creativity

What you will get in return: 

  • An opportunity to give back to the community of driven startup entrepreneurs
  • Make a significant difference to the startup you mentor by providing your skills and expertise around the tech build      
  • A chance to contribute to a better tech space in Skåne
  • An opportunity to network with like-minded colleagues in the tech board, and Mincs network as a whole 
  • Access to Mincs co-working space and the and meeting rooms and tech-related events

WHO WE ARE

Minc is located in Malmö, Southern Sweden - which is the world’s fourth most inventive region, and the city to raise the fourth most VC in all of Scandinavia, behind only the capitals of Stockholm, Helsinki, and Copenhagen.

We’re one of the largest startup houses in Sweden, with more than 800 yearly applications from startups all over Europe. Over the years, we’ve helped nurture hundreds of startups, including groundbreaking tech companies and international success stories like Hövding, Orbital Systems, and Polar Rose. Today, our house holds several different startup offerings and programs, including the accelerator Fast Track Malmö which was voted Sweden’s best accelerator program in 2017.

We focus to get as many female founded tech startups as male founded and to bridge the financing gap. The Tech board is a key activity for the vision.
At Minc, we’re striving to become the leading startup house in Europe and to make Malmö one of the most attractive cities for startups in Europe. It’s a bold vision, and so are we. Our mission is to offer the best services available to help startups grow into fast-scaling, international businesses, solving real problems. To get there, we have a broad, international network of investors, as well as an ambitious, passionate and experienced team. We are a team of people with strong dedication to create both business value and impact for Malmö and Skåne.

Are you interested to join the Minc Tech Board? Please send an e-mail, describing briefly your area of tech interest/expertise or attaching your CV or LinkedIn-profile to kinga@minc.se

 

We look forward to hearing from you!


About Minc

Startuphuset Minc i Malmö hjälper entreprenörer att bygga snabbväxande, internationella bolag. Minc blev nyligen framröstat som Sveriges bästa coworking space och rymmer i dagsläget Minc Incubator, den prisbelönade acceleratorn Fast Track Malmö, samt Startup Labs, en förinkubator där alla med en innovativ och skalbar affärsidé kan jobba gratis i upp till sex månader. Huset rymmer också Scaleup Workspace, kontorsplatser för växande startups, och Minc Lounge, ett kombinerat café och workspace.

Contacts

Kinga Broel-Plater
Head of Incubator
Kinga Broel-Plater