leAD Lake Nona Accelerator
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leAD Lake Nona Accelerator

We set out to shape the future of living by accelerating startups through a six-month-long program!

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ADvantage Fund
WHATEVER IT TAKES

ADvantage Fund

The ADvantage Sports Tech Fund invests in early-stage technology companies aimed at shaping the future of sports. It was launched in early 2018.

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leAD Business Builder
PASS IT ON!

leAD Business Builder

The Business Builder invests in startups coming out of the Accelerator and provides direction and guidance for follow-on investments.

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leAD Sports Accelerator
PASSION FOR SPORTS

leAD Sports Accelerator

The leAD Sports Accelerator boosts sports tech startups from seed to fully functioning profitable ventures. Applications for the Class of 2020 are now open!

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OUR ECOSYSTEM

What we do.

leAD takes sports tech startups from an idea to Series A

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Pre-seed - Up to $2M valuation

The leAD Sports Accelerator programs boost sports tech startups from seed to fully functioning profitable ventures. Applications for our programs are now open!

Seed - $2M to $8M valuation

The leAD Business Builder team provides direction and guidance for the follow-on investments and helps the companies tackle tricky issues that come up at the crucial development stage of the startups.

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Series A - $8M valuation and above

ADvantage is the first truly global sports tech fund. The $50M Series A fund aims to fundamentally change the future of sports by investing in technologies and entrepreneurs.

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About leAD

Our numbers.

150

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Investors and mentors

33

Portfolio companies

66

Countries

2100

Startups vetted

150

+

Investors and mentors

33

Portfolio companies

66

Countries

2100

Startups vetted

Creative People Fueled with Passion

Founders & Backers.

leAD is backed by an exclusive circle of international top investors with a strong foothold in the sports industry.

Andrew White

Andrew White

Founder & Executive Chairman at 5Oceans Partnership

Horst Bente

Horst Bente

Co-Founder at leAD Sports, Founder at Adi Dassler International Family Office

Christoph Sonnen

Christoph Sonnen

Co-Founder & CEO at leAD, Partner at ADvantage

Our inspiration

The Legacy.

leAD is an initiative of his grandchildren and a marquee shareholder group to build on his legacy of constant sports innovation. 

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