Giving founders the best chances to create
Outstanding Companies

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A photo of Hexa founders
A photo of Hexa founders and team
A photo of Hexa founders

Why Hexa?

Hexa gives entrepreneurs...

1
Foolproof startup ideas to beat the odds

We conduct extensive research to generate the most promising B2B software ideas

2
A team to build a best-in-class MVP

Founders work hand-in-hand with our expert product & design team to ship an MVP in record time

3
A methodology to bring their product to market faster

Our framework tried-and-tested on 40+ companies help bring companies to market faster and access a network of design partners

4
A brand to attract top talents

Your company will be visible to top talent from the very moment you launch it.

5
Capital to fund the first 12-18 months of their startup’s life

We fund the first 12 months and provide access to our large network of investors to go beyond

6
A community for life

Hexa is powered by a community of exceptional founders and alumni who bring their unique sets of experiences and skills to elevate each other.

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Our founders have gone and
created outstanding companies

Our
Founders
Swan
HX
19

Swan is a world leader in embedded finance and the easiest way for companies to embed banking features. Hexa was instrumental in helping us to create a great product from early on, raise funds, and hire a stellar team. We couldn't have done it alone.

Nicolas Benady
Cofounder & CEO of Swan
Cohort
HX
22

Cohort is one of the first of its kind that unlocks the benefits of web3 technology for brands and customer engagement. Access to Hexa's core team’s resources, the wider talent pool, and their brand made it way easier to reach product market fit.

Séraphie de Tracy
Cofounder & CEO
Spendesk
HX
16

Spendesk has continued to break the bottleneck of spend management and has liberated thousands of businesses and people to do their best work. Launching with Hexa immediately gave us a headstart, and their continued support has been invaluable. 

Rodolphe Ardant
Cofounder & CEO
The core team of Hexa
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What we mean
by outstanding companies

$4.5B
Total valuation
8%
Of Hexa companies have become
billion dollar companies
4
Verticals
+2600
Jobs created by Hexa companies
+40
Companies launched

Our areas of focus

We generate ideas and launch outstanding companies in verticals we've got first-hand experience in.

Our current ideas

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Health

DermiX

Julien Méraud
Julien Méraud

Partner at Hexa Health

In France, there are over 100,000 new cases of skin cancer annually, leading to more than 3,000 deaths. Early detection is crucial; 90% of skin cancers are more treatable when identified early. However, the number of dermatologists has decreased by 20% compared to a decade ago. We want to address this gap with small, efficient care centers focused on mole testing, equipped with innovative whole-body imaging devices, and utilizing remote doctors for image analysis.

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ERPX

Matthieu Vaxelaire
Matthieu Vaxelaire

Partner

An ERP is a foundational software for most companies. However, it’s a software category that has not evolved as much as other and we believe there should be a Stripe of ERP.

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eFounders

Duolingo BtoB

Matthieu Vaxelaire
Matthieu Vaxelaire

Partner

Training in BtoB is usually characterised by poor ROI and poor engagement while companies such as Duolingo managed to create incredible model in BtoC. We want to build an engagement focus solution to help professional train and upskill.

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OpenSourceX

Matthieu Vaxelaire
Matthieu Vaxelaire

Partner

Open source is growing faster than ever and we want to help open-source software better understand how they are used and also help companies know when they rely on open source software.

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Web3

Gaming3

Florent Quinti
Florent Quinti

Partner

Integrating web3 features into games enables new growth playbooks like player-driven economies and cross-platform play, while players can finally unlock true ownership of in-game assets. Game developers will need the right infrastructure and novel UX to seize these new opportunities and enter into this new era.

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eFounders

SportX

Matthieu Vaxelaire
Matthieu Vaxelaire

Partner

Endurance sport (running, trail, cycling, swimming, etc) are growing fast in popularity. From beginners to experts level, having a personal coach helps you enjoy it even more.

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eFounders

IP-X

Matthieu Vaxelaire
Matthieu Vaxelaire

Partner

With the globalisation and digitalisation of our economies, intellectual property (IP) has been increasingly important for companies. With IPX we want to help companies better leverage their IP assets.

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Web3

Content3

Florent Quinti
Florent Quinti

Partner

With the rise of generative AI, content has more potential than ever to create huge value for audiences. Creators often rely on big platforms for publication, but they need to be more independent to break free of algorithms for their content to get the attention it deserves. To achieve this, they need a new set of tools.

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