Gluon Consulting announces partnership with Cocoon Networks and their VC fund aimed at London tech startups.
Gluon Consulting are delighted to announce our partnership with Cocoon Networks. Cocoon Networks is a Chinese-backed investment fund and incubator program aimed at the burgeoning tech scene in London and the UK. Cocoon is launching it’s startup ecosystem in the heart of London with a 70,000sq ft innovation centre to nurture and enable entrepreneurs.
Cocoon Networks is Europe’s first Chinese capital-backed, international, startup ecosystem. Leveraging a full suite of support spanning: venture capital investment, business accelerators, spaces, and IP management. Cocoon are dedicated to supporting ambitious entrepreneurs and ideas to grow them in a nurturing environment. Through fostering the thread of innovation and the people behind it, they propel their ideas forward and help them to expand globally.
“Technology companies are absolutely dependent on talent, and the UK is flourishing with it at the moment. Through combining the technology from the UK and, in particular, London, with Chinese capital, there is a huge opportunity to push innovative technologies on a global scale. We want Chinese investors to see that the US and Israel are not the only places for investing in technology.” John Zai, Founder & CEO, Cocoon Networks
Gluon Consulting is already working with fintechs and SME financials to provide product development and consultancy. The partnership with Cocoon will provide incubated startups with access to Gluon’s experience in full-stack, enterprise grade solutions. Gluon’s insight goes way beyond initial product development as they support startups in utilising the potential of their data, empowering intellectual capital and responding to ever-changing market conditions.
“Gluon is fully committed to the thriving London tech industry. Through our unique delivery model and commitment to robust project management ideologies we are well placed to enhance the support that Cocoon will provide through it’s innovation centre. We are excited to support and develop the startups within Cocoon” Vanni Torelli, Founder & CEO, Gluon Consulting
Gluon currently works across London and the Philippines so the partnership with Cocoon Networks will enable them to integrate further with the Asia Pacific markets. In a recent guest article for Cocoon Networks, Gluon Founder and CEO, Vanni Torelli outlined the expertise and passion currently being generated by startups in southeast Asia.