Impacting people’s lives through the power of sports and innovation

Glory awaits. We pride ourselves on the ability to solve the sports industry’s real challenges through the power of Innovation. Our Global Virtual Accelerator is nurturing partnerships between sports tech startups and the biggest clubs and brands in the game: PSG, Miami Dolphins, FIBA, LAFC, River Plate, and more… our vision is to impact people’s lives through the power of sports and innovation!

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HYPE Global Virtual Accelerators

GVA SportsTech
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HYPE Inside Track

Elite SportsTech Accelerator

HYPE Capital
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Investing in the next SportsTech unicorns

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Tailored actions to achieve your bottom line

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WHO WE WORK WITH

A Global Ecosystem for Sports Innovation

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Startups

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Clubs & Leagues

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Raised by our Startups

OUR PARTNERS

Collaborating with top brands and companies

Investors and Mentors

Uli Becker

Ex President & CEO Reebok

Guy-Laurent Epstein

Marketing Director UEFA

Susanne Kucht

SVP International Sales Sequel AG

Javier Sobrino

Innovation Director at FC Barcelona

Francesco Cuzzolin

Technogym Scientific Department Director

Gerard Klein

Category Director, ASICS Europe

Ed Dvorak

President NAGI, Ex SVP Spalding

Cynthia Atieno Mumbo

Founder & CEO, Sports Connect Africa

Robert Gierke

Founder Purenessity, Ex-Director Global Marketing Adidas

Mike Levy

Investor and Technology Entrepreneur

Gayatri Sarkar

Fund Managing Partner HYPE Capital

Marco Suvilaakso

Ex. Global Product Director at Polar

Ben Alamar

Director of Sports Analytics at ESPN

Ayelet Hashachar Baram

Founder & CEO of Eco-Nautical

Noam Tamari-Wekser

Investor and Business Owner

Steve Schuster

CEO Rainier Communication

Dr. Peter Gorlich

Managing Director at TSG Hoffenheim

Federico Winer

Innovation Consultant, HYPE Board member

Daniel Cerejido

Head of Business Development Laliga

Ryan McCumber

Founder SportsTech.ai

Yossi Sela

Managing Partner, Gemini Ventures

Jimmy Lynn

Co-founder and Vice-President at Kiswe Mobile

Alexander Müller

CEO, SK Gaming E-Sport

Rod Nenner

VP Washington Redskins

Bernd Wahler

Ex CMO adidas, Ex President VfB Stuttgart

Sebastien Audoux

Head of Digital Sport Canal+

Sarah J Kelly

Deputy Chair Brisbane Lions

Jean Leclercq

Former Tennis GM Nike

Mike Yang

Founder of AQUABLOOM sports group and ISG-Nike Sports Camps-CHN/ASIA

Jordi Cruyff

Head coach, Ecuador national football team. Advisory board member, HYPE Capital

Dorothee Berard

Innovation, Conception Leader, Decathlon
迪卡儂

Robert Müller von Vultejus

Managing Director bei Lagardère Sports
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WHAT OUR NETWORK HAS TO SAY

10 years ago, when I had my start-up, If I only had the HYPE Accelerator…

Maurizio Barbieri
Head of Sports and Gaming Partnerships for SEA and Greater China – Twitter
Maurizio Barbieri
Maurizio Barbieri
Head of Sports and Gaming Partnerships for SEA and Greater China – Twitter
Dr Sarah Kelly
Dr Sarah Kelly
Senior Lecturer, sports law and marketing, University of Queensland
Callum Hemsley
Callum Hemsley
Eola
Bernd Wahler
Bernd Wahler
HYPE Chairman, ex CMO ADIDAS, ex President VfB Stuttgart
Jack Ng
Jack Ng
Sansible Wearables
Professor James Skinner
Professor James Skinner
Director of the Institute for Sport Business at Loughborough University
Jim Law
Jim Law
Find a Player
Madeleine Dressler
Madeleine Dressler
AIMO AB
Craig Meek
Craig Meek
ARIVAL
Rob Joseph
Rob Joseph
CEO and co-Founder ANIT.ordinary
Rod Nenner
Rod Nenner
VP at the Washington Redskins

Upcoming Events

SPOBIS 2020

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SPOBIS 2020

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Mar 19, 2020
Dusseldorf, Germany CCD Congress Center
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GAMESCOM 2020

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GAMESCOM 2020

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The epicenter for all gamers!

Aug 25, 2020
Cologne, Germany
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TOKYO 2020

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TOKYO 2020

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Global Olympic Innovation Championship

Jun 1, 2020
Tokyo, Japan
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owner, when asked about innovation, said on stage, “Our fans are not interested in innovation; they want us to win, and personally, I’m old school. Love the game as it is doesn’t change…”. Sound familiar?