Founder Institute Alumni and Member Company

The Founder Institute is the world’s most proven network to turn ideas into fundable startups, and startups into global businesses. Since 2009, our structured accelerator programs have helped over 6,500 entrepreneurs raise over $1.75BN in funding. Founder Institute is based in Silicon Valley and with chapters across 95 countries, their mission is to empower communities of talented and motivated people to build impactful technology companies worldwide.

MTI Composites accepted to Fall 2021 cohort along with 35+ companies / individuals. During the 14 weeks intense program we have sprinted to create different pillars of a start-up company. From idea generation to HR policy, we have laid down the cornerstones of an international, highly scalable company.

The program consists of the below topics:

Week 1Orientation Week 8Go-to-Market & Scale
Week 2Vision Week 9Product Development
Week 3Customer Development Week 10Mentor Progress Review
Week 4Revenue Week 11Hiring & Onboarding
Week 5Branding & Design Week 12Growth
Week 6Mentor Idea Review Week 13Equity & Funding
Week 7Legal & IP Week 14Graduation

With thousands of resources and hundreds of mentors across the world, FI supports entrepreneurs in every topic. Each week there is a 360-evaluation process which helps everyone to give their utmost effort. Among the 35+ companies only 12 of them graduated. At the graduation we pitched to VCs, angel investors and other interested parties at FARKLABS.

As a FI Alumni, we are eligible to join VIP events and the next round of FI sessions.

For applying FI, you can visit

If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact me

Abdullah Nalbantoglu

Founder & Managing Partner

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