Q – Why did you create Labs?
To showcase emerging digital start-ups within the UK and ideally strike a commercial partnership.
Q – What are you looking for?
Great founders who are propos-ing products that solve real problems or create meaningful innovations. For us, it’s about the team and the synergies of the product with our core businesses.
Q – What can start-ups expect?
Selected companies will have access to office space and support &om BBC Worldwide. This includes a tailored mentorship program and networking events as well as access to top decision makers within BBC World- wide. Labs will not invest cash nor take an equity stake. Our main point of differentiation is our increased ability to partner with BBC Worldwide.
About Jenny Fielding
– Jenny is responsible for new digital ventures at BBC Worldwide. She is also the Head of Labs.