Accelerators

Techstars Los Angeles Powered by J.P. Morgan

Techstars Los Angeles powered by J.P. Morgan is open to founders of any and all backgrounds, with a focus on Black, Hispanic and Latino, Indigenous American and Pacific Islander entrepreneurs building startups in healthcare, wellness, B2B SaaS, Deep Tech, Energy, Robotics, FinTech, Mobility, Logistics, LegalTech, Education, and CPG. Through game-changing investment community partnerships, together we will take steps towards dismantling institutional, structural, and systematic barriers that often limit opportunities.

Los Angeles, California

2023 March

In Person Program
This program hopes to run in-person, dependent on COVID-19 conditions.

Sep 6th, 2022

Applications Open

Nov 30th, 2022

Final Deadline

Mar 13th, 2023

Accelerator Starts

Jun 8th, 2023

Demo Day

2023 September

In Person Program
This program hopes to run in-person, dependent on COVID-19 conditions.

Mar 13th, 2023

Applications Open

Jun 7th, 2023

Final Deadline

Sep 11th, 2023

Accelerator Starts

Dec 7th, 2023

Demo Day

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"A+ teams can adapt their business and find a path forward even in the grimmest of times. Grit, passion, commitment, and creativity are essential qualities in a founding team."

Matt Kozlov, Managing Director
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The Team

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Matt Kozlov
Managing Director
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Matt Kozlov
Managing Director
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Marjan Majid
Program Manager
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Jenny Leung
Program Manager
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Alex Tonhazy
Investment Associate
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Sherman Williams
Investor in Residence
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Kim Nixon
Investor in Residence
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Ahmed Mirza
Investment Associate

Partner

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Mentors

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Nuzi Barkatally
Healthcare Design Consultant, Independent
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Nuzi Barkatally
Healthcare Design Consultant, Independent
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Grace Mellis
Managing Director of IGA Capital. Investor/Advisor/Board Director/IPO/Publicly listed companies NYSE/NASDAQ
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Nisreen Hasib
Chief Operating Officer, Doris Dev
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Fay Wells
Angel Investor and Startup Advisor
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Austin Clements
Partner, Slauson & Co
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Nimmi Roche
Head of Marketing, Plated
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Minnie Ingersoll
Partner, TenOneTen Ventures
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Tram Lai
CVC Investment Director, Hermes

Alumni Portfolio Companies

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Max Retail
Techstars Los Angeles Accelerator 2022 T2
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Max Retail
Techstars Los Angeles Accelerator 2022 T2
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Rwazi
Techstars Los Angeles Accelerator 2022 T2
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ComplYant App
Techstars Los Angeles Accelerator 2021 T4
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Fly By Jing
Techstars Los Angeles Accelerator 2019 Q3
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Fernish
Techstars Los Angeles Accelerator 2018 Q3
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Slingshot Aerospace
Techstars Los Angeles Accelerator 2017 Q3