A new model to startup

We are one of the largest European Saas Venture Builder, Startup Studio and Corporate Venture Builder based in Milan (Italy). We provide deep operational support to entrepreneurs and corporates helping them build market-leading companies.

Who we are

FoolFarm is the first deep-tech startup factory based on venture building criteria

FoolFarm was founded with the goal of empowering talented individuals to create groundbreaking companies. Our mission is to assist new founders in building strong, sustainable companies using a scientific venture building approach that requires a combination of ingredients, experience, know-how, and a touch of luck.

Andrea Cinelli
Andrea CinelliCEO & FOUNDER
Andrea Cinelli
What we do

End-to-end startup builders

We are one of Europe’s leading Venture Builders, specializing in creating disruptive startups from the ground up for visionary founders and corporations. Our expertise lies in building SaaS startups in the fields of AI, Blockchain, Metaverse and Cybersecurity.

How we are organised

4 business units

A super team

We are passionate builders with one common goal to build world-class saas deep-tech companies.
Our team consists of over 30 highly skilled startup builders with more than 25 years of experience, over 25 published patents, and numerous successful exits.
You won’t find a more reliable and trustworthy team to help you build your next startup.

Our co-working spaces

The Foolers Village

The first Italian Foolers Village is located in Milan. New locations are underway in Lecce and Rome. In the Foolers Village, there are co-working spaces, dedicated offices, and event spaces for rent.

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Our activities

Our unique goal is to unleash the power of entrepreneurship to create disruptive innovation

For aspiring founders

Do you want to become a startup founder?

We hire talented former entrepreneurs to build disruptive SaaS startups in our LAB. Join our team of Entrepreneurs in Residence.

Join our EIR program

Our Entrepreneur in Residence (EIR) program is the heart of our studio, providing talented individuals with the opportunity to work on multiple startup projects from our portfolio or to bring new startup opportunities to FoolFarm.

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For startups

Have you already launched a startup?

Join the Garage program

We are looking for disruptive startups in the fields of AI, Blockchain, Cybersecurity, and Metaverse to help them grow faster through venture building, capital, and a team of experts from day one

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For corporates

De-risk the process of creating new non-core business

We provide an end-to-end innovation & startup building service for visionary corporates

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For angel investor

Discover the Foolers club

The Foolers Club is an exclusive community of business angels, entrepreneurs, and companies, united to support innovation and entrepreneurship. They invest in startups in strategic and fast-growing sectors, such as AI, Blockchain, Cyber, and Metaverse, using venture building. Without subscriptions, it offers a club deal platform, aiming for a future where innovation generates a positive impact on society.

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We create and invest exclusively in extraordinary startups within strategic sectors. We don’t settle for ordinary startups; instead, we aim to change the world through innovation.

Here are the startups in our portfolio:

FoolFarm in numbers

What we have achieved some figures

4Startup created since 20216Patents filed since 202110Investments in euro millions30Net asset value in euro millions
Let's change the world through startups!