Scale Programme

Accelerating your business growth and expand into new markets

PwC’s Scale programme is designed to help start-ups scale quicker and expand into new regions. This 5-day programme consists of carefully curated masterclasses, which are complemented by dedicated mentorship from our in-house subject matter experts along the way. We’ll show you proven ways to generate sales and accelerate your business while getting you pitch-ready for new markets.

Aside from fostering a strong relationship with your team, you will also gain access to a pipeline of new customers, new channels to market and the full benefit of our extensive network. The programme will get you pitch-ready, with our experts providing insights ranging from growth strategy, sales and marketing to fundraising such as the investment process and valuation.

Programme overview

Support and Mentorship

Support & mentorship

Dedicated one to one consultation clinics and coaching with our subject matter experts will be conducted to ensure your entire business is fit for expansion.

Hands-on mastercalsses

Hands-on masterclasses

Our tailored masterclasses will be delivered through a combination of PwC and industry subject matter experts, as well as learning from shared peer experiences.

Access to our network

Networking opportunities

Build your brand in the ecosystem, meet with potential investors, new customers and from key government agencies.

Key programme outcomes

Grow revenue

Meet our extensive network of corporate decision makers, budget holders and influencers to uncover potential commercial opportunities. We will work closely with you and demonstrate proven ways of generating sales to drive your business forward.

Scale quicker

Our dedicated mentorship and masterclasses will equip you with in-depth knowledge and expertise to launch and accelerate your startup, while avoiding the common pitfalls. Gain extensive insights into setting up a business in Singapore, including visa, tax, cultural, media and marketing considerations. Get your business ‘enterprise ready’ and make sure that all elements of your business are ready to scale.

Explore partnerships

Explore PwC and our key alliance partners to develop routes to market and partnership opportunities. Get to know our team of local advisors in Singapore, alongside decision makers of potential customers and partners.

Own the spotlight

Join the alumni network and get access to industry networking events and tailored alumni programmes where you can showcase your business and its development. Our curated events provide a platform for entrepreneurs to meet and pitch to an extended network of industry leaders and drive continuous conversations.

Singapore as a gateway to Southeast Asia

The Southeast Asia (SEA) region is a rapidly developing region for entrepreneurs and scale-up businesses, with a thriving technology market and ecosystem. Singapore is at the core of the regions’ attractiveness, with its highly skilled and educated workforce, superb business infrastructure and english speaking business environment. Singapore is already a well recognised global player when it comes to start-ups, with some 3,800 technology startups, and around 150 venture capital funds investing in startups in Singapore and in the region.

Through our programme, we offer businesses the opportunity to accelerate business growth in the Southeast Asian market, and connect you to the industry leaders, venture capitalists and key individuals that can help take your business to new heights.

By the end of the programme you will be equipped with the knowledge and tools to make your business a success in Singapore - from knowing the ‘who’s who’ in the ecosystem, to understanding the regulations and accounting standards that need to be considered when doing business in Singapore.

Programme structure

Introduction
  • Meet the programme leaders
  • Understand how the programme will be run when you are on the ground in Singapore
  • Get an overview of the Singapore market, a chance to request introductions during the programme
  • Meet the rest of your cohort
Welcome to Singapore
  • Meet the programme SMEs
  • Pitch your business 
  • Meet your mentors 
  • Explore your growth strategy
Expert masterclasses include:
  • Culture, talent & visas
  • Government & investment landscape
  • Regulations & standards
  • Building a presence in SEA
  • Practical tools for success
Executive Evening
  • Present your business in front of a curated room of corporate executives, business leaders and senior PwC stakeholders
  • Network with senior industry leaders to drive commercial opportunities
Corporate engagement & business support
  • Meet with new business connections and potential investors. Make the most of being present in Singapore and use PwC’s office as a location to host your meetings
  • Your mentor will continue to support you and will act as a representative in Singapore once the programme ends
Join the Alumni Community
  • PwC Singapore will host an annual event to celebrate the success of the businesses who have completed the programme
  • Explore PwC’s other services to help you when you when arrive in Singapore to set up your company, including expert-led workshops, 1-1 connections and bespoke business support

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Contact us

Patrick Yeo

Patrick Yeo

PwC Singapore's Venture Hub Leader, PwC Singapore

Tel: +65 8218 9225

Louise Broderick

Louise Broderick

Senior Manager, PwC Singapore

Tel: +65 9118 6734

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