Citrix has revealed the names of top ten teams selected by an Executive Council of industry leaders to participate in the Citrix Startup Accelerator Innovators Program. Citrix introduced a three-month program with an Innovators Intensive three-day session for selected companies. All the ten teams will be mentored by seasoned business executives, industry leaders and venture capital investors.
Talking about the Citrix program, Rakesh Singh, Vice President and General Manager, Citrix India said, “Citrix is known for its innovation and industry leading technologies that empower mobile workspaces around the world and we are keen to encourage the growth of the next generation of technocrats in the country. Additionally, through this program, we hope to strengthen India’s start-up ecosystem and support new ideas in the transformative mobile and cloud era.”
The program will enable the teams to learn and develop market business technology which will help people to work better. Along with this the participants will also receive mentoring and guidance from seasoned business executives, industry leaders and venture capital investors. Moreover, in February next year Citrix will host an Innovators Celebration event with presentations sharing key lessons learned and demos from the participating teams.
Speaking about the response the program has received, Charles Fernandes, Director, Operations, Citrix India, said “The response to the program has been overwhelming and we’ve had numerous promising ideas come through across multiple technology disciplines. We’ve chosen the best ones to incubate further and look forward to nurturing them to a state of market readiness. Citrix will ensure to provide the teams with the relevant technology platforms and strategic direction that will help them create world-changing business solutions.”