NewsSeptember 15, 2019
C5 Accelerate Launches its latest Network Accelerator Program in Washington, D.C.
[London/Washington], September 2019: C5 Accelerate (C5A), a global business accelerator
based in Washington, DC, is pleased to announce its 6th Network Accelerator in Washington
to help early stage growth driven companies gain access to education, mentorship, investors
and business development support.
C5 is excited to add space technology to our Accelerator as industry and government seek to
leverage this domain to create new solutions at the intersection of cyber and space.
Six innovative companies have been chosen to participate in this cohort:
• ArQit, a groundbreaking security and blockchain-focused space start-up leveraging
laser technology to revolutionize the transfer of secure data;
• Keyless Technologies, a decentralized biometric authentication and identity
• ANOVA Intelligence, a cyber intelligence provider for critical infrastructure and U.S.
national security agencies;
• metaMe, a digital privacy data and anonymity company that enables users to control
their own information the way they want;
• YetiCloud, a b2b IT automation software company focused on solving problems in the
• Think Cyber Security, a cyber education and security awareness training that enables
the company to ensure people, who are the last line of defense is trained and ready for
any cyber threat.
These companies will benefit from C5A’s Network Accelerator Program’s proven track record
and ability to bring together global leaders, experts, mentors and venture investors as well as
its in depth and focused business development agenda for founders and their top leadership
The program will launch on September 30th and end with a “panel and pitch day” on October
18th where cohort members will be given the opportunity to present to C5A’s extensive
network as well as hear from leading figures within that network and from the cyber and space
About C5 Accelerate
C5 Accelerate is part of the C5 Enterprise, which includes C5 Capital and C5 Philanthropy. C5
Accelerate has been designing and leading startup acceleration programs since 2016. More
than 75 startups from 44 countries have graduated from our world-class acceleration
program. Our focus is finding world class leaders and technologies in cybersecurity, space, AI
and cloud-based technologies.
The investment team is led by seasoned executives, known for their experience, performance,
accountability, and integrity. Their work is enhanced by a unique network of strategic
partners who are leaders in commerce, technology, industry, geopolitics, academia and
We are connected to global strategic partners and our network consists of hundreds of
highly skilled talent and reputable mentors across multiple sectors and countries. Strategic
partners and advisors include AWS, SAP NS2, Hudson Sandler, and many others.
UK: Charlie Jack, Andrew Leach and Emily Jones
Hudson Sandler LLP
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