E-commerce firm Flipkart has announced the evolution of its flagship startup accelerator programme, Flipkart Leap. The first phase of the programme has been successfully completed As part of the evolution, the programme will evolve into two – Flipkart Leap Ahead (FLA) and Flipkart Leap Innovation Network (FLIN).
The programmes will identify wider and relevant market opportunities for selected startups.
They will support the startups through insights, mentorship and funding, helping them scale and build disruptive innovations. Flipkart Leap Ahead will invest in seed-stage startups, having disruptive business models. Flipkart Leap Innovation Network will look at mature startups that have a viable product that solves problems across themes.