ZeroBees Chosen for Newchip’s Intensive Global Pre-Seed Accelerator Program

Toby Radcliffe

21 Apr 2022

ZeroBees, accelerating decarbonisation across supply chains, is among top applicants selected for Newchip’s online accelerator

London, UK, 21st April 2022 -- ZeroBees, an online platform to make carbon footprinting accessible for SMEs and supply chains, was accepted into Newchip’s renowned global accelerator program. Designed to provide all the skills and tools founders need to rapidly fund, build and scale their companies, past accelerator cohorts averaged more than 17.5 times the average funding amount. The equity-free, fully digital accelerator has helped over 1,500 founders from more than 50 countries and 250 cities raise over $450 million in funding with an estimated portfolio of over $9B.


“Newchip evaluates a diverse number of companies across all industries from around the world, selecting a small percentage to join our accelerator,” says Armando Vera Carvajal, Vice President of Product at Newchip. “This strict selection process makes us an ideal partner for investors looking for promising start-ups. (Insert industry) companies like (insert company name) can scale quickly with proper funding and guidance. We are excited for (insert company name) and believe they will do well at Newchip.”


ZeroBees was founded by Toby Radcliffe, sustainability professional former pro-Ironman, and Martin Stead, former-CEO of Nutmeg. It is a mission led company aiming to solve some of the thornier problems on the road to Net Zero.


“Being accepted into the Newchip Accelerator, we are excited to demonstrate our technology, secure investment, and start to scale our uniquely collaborative supply chain decarbonisation software”, says Toby Radcliffe, Co-Founder of ZeroBees. “Having such incredible guidance and funding-focused support from Newchip will help us step closer to our mission sooner.”


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About ZeroBees

ZeroBees is an online, UK startup which enables full scope decarbonisation for supply chain organisations and enterprise. It was founded to solve the disconnect between strategic targets from corporates, and lack of engagement from many of their suppliers, where often 70-95% of their greenhouse gas emissions occur. Already supported by the Imperial College Greenhouse Accelerator, ZeroBees is building out its proprietary platform to help solve one of the most pressing challenges of our time: climate change. To learn more, visit https://zerobees.com.


About Newchip

Newchip is an online, global startup accelerator led by a world-class team of entrepreneurs and investors. It was designed to provide founders with the tools needed to rapidly fund, build, and scale. Since its inception in 2019, the equity-free, remote accelerator has enabled over 1,500 startups from 50+ countries to raise over $450 million in funding with an estimated $9B portfolio. It has three distinct six-month accelerator programs based on company stage: Pre-Seed, Seed, and Series A. Its vast network of global investors, strategic partners, and mentors guide companies from team building and prototype development to securing high-profile VC investment, corporate partnerships, and everything in-between. To learn more, visit https://launch.newchip.com/.