French Start-Up Award: And the finalists are…

The French Chamber of Commerce in Singapore is organising a French Start-Up Award on the occasion of the 5th edition of its “Working Together Forum” on Friday 1st December 2017.

The goal is to recognise the achievements of the best start-up created by French founders in Singapore and encourage its development.The Jury consists of business professionals who will look for innovation and use of new technologies in the start-up, as well as its ability to grow. The Jury will also judge the quality and originality of the presentation.

On 17 November 2017, the jury, convened at the French Chamber, and shortlisted 7 companies out of the 27 that applied Here is the list of the finalists :

  • BEE BRYTE : Bee Bryte leverages artificial intelligence to provide intelligent energy solutions.
  • DATHENA PTE LTD : Dathena uses cutting edge machine learning and artificial intelligence technologies to identify and classify all documents across any organisation’s system.
  • INCOMLEND : Incomlend is a Fintech platform providing funds to SMEs in exchange of their invoices.
  • NESSA HEARING : Nessa Hearing provides sales and marketing of hearing aids and solutions for hearing loss.
  • PICKCELL : Pickcell develops a range of versatile, low cost and easy to use micro-consumables for the 3D cell culture.
  • SMART BUILD ASIA : SmartBuild Asia is the leading business intelligence for the construction industry in Singapore & Malaysia.
  • UEX GLOBAL : UEX provides Singapore expats and SMEs with a new way to buy health insurance: simple, personalized and immediate.

Congratulations to the finalists and all the best for the pitch! The 12,000SGD in-kind prize will be awarded during the closing ceremony of the Working Together Forum” taking place at Sofitel City Centre, Friday, 1 December 2017. Thanks again to all our in-kind sponsors:

We would also like to thank all the companies that have participated in the first round of the French Start-Up Award ! The excellent candidatures of the 27 companies underlined the truly dynamic spirit of French entrepreneurs in Singapore and we would like to wish you bonne continuation !

See you very soon at the Working Together Forum !


If you are an Entrepreneur, find out more the French Chamber’s Platform for Start-ups & Entrepreneurs here!