Brinc is an ultra hands-on hardware accelerator, manufacturing studio, and distribution company that supports physical entrepreneurship. We offer comprehensive programs tailored for IoT, connected hardware, drones, and robotics startups looking for speed, access, and the know-how to build successful companies. For more information, go to brinc.io
Manav Gupta, Brinc CEO and founder
Currently he is the Founder and CEO of Brinc, an IoT and connected devices accelerator & fund based in Hong Kong. Having spent the past decade to developing tech and startup ecosystems in China, Manav is familiar with the hurdles hardware companies face in getting products that drive deep consumer engagement to market. Prior to Brinc, Manav was CEO and co-founder of FabriQate, an award-winning mobile innovation company based in China.
Bay McLaughlin, Brinc COO and co-founder
Having spent half of his career inside or founding startups, Bay brings his operations abilities and startup insight to connects the dots from Asia to Silicon Valley and support Brinc’s teams. A founding team member of Apple’s global SMB channel and founder of their first Entrepreneurship Evangelism channel, Bay has partnered with the world’s best founders, venture capitalists, incubators and accelerators to identify and solve their most pressing strategic issues.