We accelerate Startups

We accelerate


Join Europe`s #1 Commerce Accelerator and become an outstanding company.

Join Europe`s #1 Commerce Accelerator and become an outstanding company.


Application phase for Batch #5 is officially open.

Achieve more. Faster.

We run tailored six months programs aiming to help your company achieve product market-fit and growth through hands-on mentorship, network and funding.

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Achieve more. Faster.
What we offer.

What we offer.

We help to accelerate Startups business success by helping them to achieve product market-fit and growth.


Tailored workshops from product management to marketing and sales, that help you take off.


Get guidance from people who’ve built companies before and are experts in their fields.


Present your Startup to a selected audience.


We invest up to 50k in return for equity.

Our Investors, your Customers.

We are backed by ten different investors from banking to software and e-commerce, ready to test-drive your service or product.



Meet the people who run NCA with passion. We’ve been founders ourselves and know the ups and downs of running a high growth Startup.

Thorsten Wittmütz
Thorsten Wittmütz Managing Partner

Christoph Schepan
Christoph Schepan Managing Partner

Ira Tittler
Ira Tittler Program Manager

Mariella Sinderhauf
Mariella Sinderhauf Associate

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Our Mentors

People who have seen it all. Our mentors help our Startups and us with their experience and guidance.

Thomas Pabst
Thomas Pabst Partner

Skillnet GmbH

Andrea Frahm
Andrea Frahm Owner

Frahm & Partner Communications

Uve Samuels
Uve Samuels CEO

HSBA Hamburg School of Business Administration

Hanno Zulla
Hanno Zulla CEO & Founder

epublica GmbH

Ines von Jagermann
Ines von Jagermann Member of the Executive Board – Digital

Tchibo GmbH

Heidrun Twesten
Heidrun Twesten Founder & Managing Partner

Impacct GmbH

Dr. John Lange
Dr. John Lange Head of Finance, Marketing & Classifieds Division, MD Axel Springer Digital

Axel Springer SE

Arne Kahlke
Arne Kahlke CEO



Industry veterans with decades of experience in creating, leading and selling companies.

Patrick Miljes
Patrick Miljes Divisional Head Corporate Banking – Hamburg Commercial Bank

Bodo Kräter
Bodo Kräter Founder and CEO – Skillnet

Andreas Mansfeld
Andreas Mansfeld Director Corporate Banking – Haspa

Arne Kahlke
Arne Kahlke Founder and CEO – LemonSwan

Carsten Dierksen
Carsten Dierksen ex Managing Director Apple/iTunes

Become an outstanding company.