*Due to the recent coronavirus outbreak in Hong Kong, the 2nd and 3rd intake of Tech Raiser Program will be postponed until further notice.


Tech Raiser

Inspire. Connect. Invest.
Tech Raiser is a two-year fundraising programme jointly launched by Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (“HKSTP”) and PwC Hong Kong(“PwC”). The programme aims to:

  • Build “star companies” – Technology companies will be equipped with investment and business knowledge enhancing their fundraising readiness, and will be connected with PwC’s clients and HKSTP’s network
  • Expand Hong Kong’s investor community – Hong Kong, Mainland China and overseas investors will get a quality deal flow, and traditional industry players will have opportunities to invest in the latest technologies or adopt innovative solutions
  • Attract quality technology companies to land in Hong Kong




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Why Tech Raiser?

  • PwC Accelerator provides intensive and comprehensive training in Hong Kong and Mainland China
  • Tech Raiser participants will be matched with a wide network of investors and enterprises for funding and technology adoption
  • Delegated Mentors/Investment Managers from PwC and HKSTP provide all-round support
  • Tech Raiser is the first collaborative fundraising program between HKSTP and an international accounting firm


Programme Structure

The Programme will have 3 intakes between August 2019 and July 2021, and each intake will have a specific industry focus.

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The programme offers an extensive range of support:

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Note: The Accelerator training and roadshows in Mainland China will be conducted in Mandarin.


 PwC Accelerator

By attending intensive and targeted business training, participants will be equipped with the necessary knowledge and tools for greater business success. The training modules cover:

  • Disruptive Innovation (Innovation & Technology Trends and Business Model Formation)
  • The Roadmap for Technology Companies under the New Economy
  • Entrepreneurial Success Factors
  • Strategic Planning and Management
  • Investment Logic (how investors evaluate technology companies)
  • Business Proposal Writing
  • Valuation Methodologies


Eligibility & Selection Criteria

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Enrolment Deadline (First Intake - Industry Focus: Financial Services and Entertainment, Lifestyle & Education)

20 September 2019


Schedule of the First Intake

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Please complete the online application form



Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation

+852 2629 6859


PwC Hong Kong

+852 2289 1326
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