top of page
poza_regional.png

Regional Finalist at Central European Startup Awards Best Accelerator

logo_commons.png
web_.jpg

ABOUT

icon1.png

We are an independent,
equity-free accelerator
led by authentic
business leaders

icon2.png

We connect
Smart & Sustainable
projects to top mentors
and industry experts

icon3.png

We offer financing support through our
partnerships with

investment funds and 
corporations

sageata.png

Commons Accel is a project developed by Matei Dumitrescu | IdEA

sageata.png

Accelerated

200

Investments

20

Event Attendees 

+1000

Press Releases

+50

GALLERY

web2.jpg

VERTICALS

We search for innovative ideas that can be applied in the following areas:

icon4.png
icon-5.png
icon-6.png

Education & Innovation

Collaborative Education, Corporate e-learning, Training & Employability Programs, Mobile Apps,
AR, VR, AI, Multimodal EdTech

Sustainable Cities & Communities

Mobility & Transportation,
Environmental Sustainability, 
PropTech, Smart & Green Buildings

Responsible Business

Fintech & Technology, Smart Retail, Fashion, Health & Beauty,

Food & Drink, Home & Travel

sageata.png
sageata.png
web_verti.png

ACCELERATION APPROACH

Unique design workshops

Modern essential curricula

Deep learning design

Customized flow

Real life authenticity

Standardized Scalable Model

TEAM

md_site.png

Acceleration History:
Startup Expert @ Investment Ready Program, Vienna
Director @ Founder Institute
Founder @ Commons Accel

Investment Experience:
Vice President @ TechAngels
General Partner @ Roca X
President @ Institutul de Excelență în Antreprenoriat

Matei Dumitrescu

ana_edited.jpg

AnaMaria Onică

PROGRAM MANAGER

#WomenInTech #UI #UX
#SerialEntrepreneur #EIR

 

sam_edited_edited.jpg

Samuel Haret

ASSOCIATE EXECUTIVE

#Sales #BusinessDevelopment

FOUNDER

delia_darabana_edited.jpg

Delia Darabană

MARKETING MANAGER

#Marketing #Communication

mia_beghetto_edited.jpg

Mia Beghetto

EXECUTIVE ASSOCIATE

#Marketing #SocialMedia

davidc.png

David Canta

CO-FOUNDER 
COMMONS CO-WORKING

peter.png

Peter Barta

ACCELERATION
EXPERT

florinc.png

Florin Cucoș

FUNDING
ADVISOR

poza_profil_edited.jpg

Andrei Chiș

PROJECT MANAGER

#Entrepreneurship #Tech

Adriana_Ancuta2_edited.jpg

Adriana Ancuța

COMMUNITY LEAD

#Fashion #CircularEconomy

tibi.png

Tiberiu Prunceac

MARKETING ASSOCIATE

stefania_baltoi_edited.jpg

Ștefania Bălțoi

COMMUNITY MANAGER

TEAM TRACK RECORD

OUR IMPACT

10

years experience (since 2012)

2000+

accelerated start-ups

6

university accelerators

500

meetings with experts

250+

workshops

120+

press & media appearances

90+

Millions EUR capital attracted

Viena (HQ) 2012
Amsterdam - 2014
Munchen - 2018

+500 investors, start-ups,  executives, policy makers, intermediaries in the largest CEE impact investment event 

185 cities, 4.000 companies, $900M in financing
&
$20B portfolio value

6 University acceleration programs developed in 2020 - 2021

inv_ready.png
impact_days.png

Regional Accelerator 
In the Western Part of Romania

adrvest_logo_header_footer.png
FI.png
RAU_Accel.png
USH_Accel.png

Regional finalist 
@ Central European Startup Awards

unmb.jpg
commons_logo_white.png
UMFCD_Accel.png

University Master's Program developed in 2022

RAU_Entrepreneurship.png

RAU Entrepreneurship Program

Regional hackathon   organized in 2022

Cassini_hackathon.png

MENTOR TEAM

We are a mentorship-driven, equity-free accelerator, led by real business people that help founders solve real problems and create innovative solutions for the Business Ecosystem.

stefanescu.png

Mălin Iulian Ștefănescu

President @ TechAngels

border_mentor.png
andrei_pitis_edited.jpg

Andrei Pitiș

Founder & CEO @
Simple Capital

mitroi.png

Mihaela Mitroi

Managing Partner @ Global Tax Advise

rotaru.png

Mihai Rotaru

Founder @ Neobility & Clever Taxi, Investor

border_mentor.png
florin_grozea2_edited.jpg

Florin Grozea

Founder @ MOCAPP

negrutiu.png

Cristian Negruțiu

Partner @ Sparking Capital

border_mentor.png
mihai_sfintescu_edited.jpg

Mihai Sfințescu

Managing Director @
Abilito Capital

bran.png

Mirel Bran

Journalist @ Le Monde

barta.png

Peter Barta

Co-founder @ The Long Run

border_mentor.png
cristina_daianu_edited.jpg

Cristina Dăianu

Partner and Head @ Dentons, Corporate Group

andronic.png

Ana-Maria Andronic

Head of Intellectual Property, Media and Technology @ DLA PIPER

border_mentor.png
radu_atanasiu_edited.jpg

Radu Atanasiu

Associate Dean @
Bucharest International School of Management

carstoiu.png

Cristian Cârstoiu

Partner @ EY, Digital & Analytics, Chief Innovation Officer

border_mentor.png
Stefan_Obreja_edited.jpg

Daniel Ștefan Obreja

Owner & CEO @ Life Dental Spa, Business Developer, Performance Coach

bogdan.png

Alexandru Bogdan

CEO @ ROCA X

paltineanu.png

Ciprian E. Păltineanu

Banker, Investor Former Director @ Unicredit

ogrendil.png

Utku Ogrendil

Director @ PayPoint Romania

border_mentor.png
mihaela_pantea_edited.jpg
vigroux.png

Grégoire VIGROUX

President @ La French Tech, Co-Founder @ TELUS

dudoiu.png

Andrei Dudoiu

CEO @ Seedblink, Ex. VP @ Banca Transilvania

nicolaescu.png

Dragoș Nicolaescu

Angel Investor @
+70 Tech Startups

mihaescu.png

Dan Mihăescu

Founding Partner @ GapMinder Venture Partners

border_mentor.png
ciprian_harabagiu_edited.jpg

Ciprian Harabagiu

Managing Partner @
Decalex Digital

Mihaela Pântea

Jurnalist, New Media Project Manager

Give back and share your knowledge

Get access to our undiscovered talents

Increase your public visibility

Discover new synergies with our corporate players

OUR ALUMNI