UAE’s first-ever reality show game with limitless opportunities, THE FALCONS brings together entrepreneurs with brilliant minds and ideas and investors seeking great ideas to invest in on one single platform. The entrepreneurs can pitch their ideas and proof of concept to a panel of eight expert investors, tycoons and venture capitalists with a wealth of experience and knowledge from around the world and can have a chance to turn their dreams into reality. In addition, THE FALCONS provide mentorship and guidance to businesses and help them improve their business models and strategies, where needed. The unscripted show also offers a platform to get visibility and attract potential investors, partners or customers.
If you’re ready to take on the challenge, submit your application today and join us on this exciting journey. THE FALCONS are waiting for you!
The eligibility criteria for participation is pretty simple. You need to be a startup that is:
This is a great opportunity for startups in UAE to showcase their ideas and potentially gain exposure, support, and investment. The organizers of the show are looking for innovative and exciting new startups to feature, so if you meet the eligibility criteria, it’s definitely worth considering applying.
When the cameras go on, it’s showtime! You will be directed down a hall and onto the set, where you will hit your mark and pause for an establishing shot.
Once you begin your pitch, there are no do-overs. The cameras keep rolling until you exit the set, so it’s important to be prepared and confident in your pitch. The pitch will typically last around 45 minutes, but it can vary in length from 22 to 100 minutes. The footage is later edited down to an 11-minute segment for the show.
During the pitch, THE FALCONS will ask you questions and engage with you to learn more about your business. It’s important to be open and honest with them, as they are looking for authentic and passionate entrepreneurs to invest in.
If you receive an investment commitment from THE FALCONS on the show, the next step is pre-show due diligence. This is the process where the incoming investors will conduct a thorough review of your business and financials to ensure that everything is in order before committing their funds.
Assuming the due diligence is positive, the investment will be made right away. You will then receive the funding according to the terms of the investment agreement that you and the investors negotiate.
Overall, receiving an investment commitment from THE FALCONS can be a great opportunity to take your business to the next level, so be sure to prepare yourself and your business to make the most of this exciting opportunity.