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Its highly-trained workforce, attractive tax structure, and strong infrastructure have made Puerto Rico an emergent startup hub. Mix that with a burgeoning entrepreneurial community, filled with coworking spaces, a collaborative environment, and the chance to work closer to the beach than ever before and you have the ideal spot for growth.
Our equity free USD40K funding helps your company grow and get to the next level. Alumni may also qualify for a Follow-on fund from the Puerto Rico Science, Technology, and Research Trust that matches capital raised (up to USD75K). Three companies from Gen1 have already received the follow-on fund.
Our office provides a coworking space in a vibrant and urban environment, with high-speed internet, a few blocks away from the beach. The neighborhood offers affordable housing, hip and authentic restaurants, and easy access to public transportation.
International and local mentors share their knowledge in a curriculum designed to promote growth for each generation. Our global network and connection with big companies mean amplified reach and opportunities for startups that participate in the program.
We facilitate our entrepreneurs soft landing under U.S. legal system. We work with a team of professionals with vast experience working with bilingual and multicultural companies that can guide you through the process of setting up your business in Puerto Rico.
The government of Puerto Rico offers several tax incentives for businesses that operate from the Island and serve customers and clients worldwide. These help growing startups to save money on taxes and use it to scale and expand faster.
Puerto Rico is located in the middle of the action, many commercial airlines offer direct flights between San Juan and key cities in the U.S., Latin America, the Caribbean, and Europe.
No matter if you come from Latin America, the U.S., or Europe, you’ll feel right at home in Puerto Rico. Our Caribbean lifestyle, all year long warm weather, Latin culture, and US infrastructure allow you to work in a place you’ll love. It’s a win, win, right?