Innovation, Venturing, Strategy, Collaboration, Growth<sup><small>TM</small></sup>

We build ecosystems by finding, funding, and accelerating technology ventures in collaboration with entrepreneurs and enterprises.


We're force multipliers

Innovation starts with opportunity. We’re creating those opportunities. Entrepreneurs. Investors. Strategists. TechNexus aligns startups and enterprises to drive commercial activity that solves real world problems. Venture collaboration improves the reach, speed and effectiveness of innovation.

Our company

In collaboration with our network of partners, we’ve successfully grown ventures worldwide and across industries


204 Cities


500+ Incubators & accelerators


55 Enterprise partners


530 VCs and angel invest


384 Universities & research labs

We build ecosystems around technologies and industries

Virtual Reality

Artificial Intelligence

Cloud technology

Data Analytics

Internet of Things









Oil and Gas

Public Safety


Smart Cities


A better way to collaborate


Next stage acceleration

We open the door to the customers, new market opportunities

and capital that you need to scale.

  • Market validation 
  • Access to strategic capital 
  • Develop & incubate with customers
  • Accelerate pilots & customer acquisition

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Venture enabled innovation

We help enterprises see around corners and partner with ventures

in ways you can't do on your own.

  • Align strategy with venture activity 
  • Source and incubate new technologies 
  • Invest earlier in emerging technology
  • Discover new markets and efficiencies

Find out why
We help 500+ clients make better business decisions

Why venture enabled innovation?

Let us tell you

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Cannes: MTonomy Offers Sales Agents Blockchain-Based Rights Management System

Blockchain will make a Cannes comeback this year with Jack Dorsey-backed MTonomy pitching an &ldquo;operating system for the world of film and TV rights.&rdquo; At the Cannes Film Festival, the company will be providing the technological backbone for the film sales operations of Los Angeles-based sales agent Indie Rights. It will also hold presentations of its rights management system. The software is currently available on an invitation-only basis. The MTonomy system enables easy deal tracking, intuitive search for available rights, and secure hosting of feature films, series, and other content, to enable rapid delivery and simple management of assets. It is built on the Ethereum, platform one of the most widespread public blockchain platforms. &ldquo;By rethinking the infrastructure underlying rights management, MTonomy has permanently lightened the workload for rights holders. We empower studios, distributors, and sales agents to spend more time on what matters most, finding the best opportunities for their rights, cultivating relationships, and growing their business,&rdquo; said MTonomy CEO Arjun Mendhi. MTonomy was founded by a team from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, with advisors including Twitter and Square co-founder Dorsey. It already operates a cryptocurrency-based VoD application for consumers. Indie Rights, run by Linda Nelson and Michael Madison, partners since 2000, is a small company that manages hundreds of film and TV titles. &ldquo;After all these years, there&rsquo;s finally a platform (MTonomy) that understands how we do business. Our turnaround time for avails has gone from days of sifting through spreadsheets and contracts to just a few seconds of tapping out a search.&rdquo;
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