Plug and Play is a global innovation platform headquartered in Silicon Valley, with its GCC headquarters based in Abu Dhabi. Plug and Play leverages accelerator programs, corporate innovation services, and its independent venture capital arm to make technological advancement progress faster than ever before.
Since its inception in 2006, Plug and Play’s programs have expanded worldwide to include a presence in over 30 locations globally, giving startups the necessary resources to find mentorship, funding and business development opportunities almost anywhere without cost or equity taken. With the world’s largest tech startup/scale-up network and 450+ official corporate and government partners, Plug and Play has created a comprehensive, all-encompassing innovation ecosystem in over 18 industries.
Startups from its independent venture capital arm have raised over $9 billion in funding, with over a dozen successful unicorn portfolio exits including Dropbox, PayPal, Guardant Health, Honey and Lending Club.