Startup accelerators

How Do Startup Accelerators Work in the UK?

Joseph Wheatley
6 min readJan 22, 2024

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There’s a lot of information out there talking about startup accelerators globally, or in the US, but there seems to be a gap in knowledge for the UK. That’s why we’re here! If you’re a startup founder in Britain, then this article has everything you need to start your journey.

Startup accelerators began in 2005, when Silicon Valley’s Y Combinator backed the likes of Airbnb, Dropbox and…

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Joseph Wheatley

💻 Web design, SEO & PPC expert. 📈 Specialise in growing sport and fitness brands. 👨🏻‍💻 Founder & CEO of Wheatley Digital.