ABOUT
THE GREENHOUSE

The Greenhouse offers a unique retail tech-accelerator program focused on accelerating technology-driven solutions, catered towards fast growing retail startups. This equity-free accelerator program runs for twice a year for three-months; offering startups market access and retail expertise. Selected startups are matched with corporate sponsors across the Group to implement proof of concepts, with the goal of signing commercial agreements down the line.

Funds

$20,000 Grant (Equity-Free)

Timeline

3 Months

Screened

100+ Applications

Origins

28 Countries

Mentors

14

WHY JOIN?THE CHALHOUB GROU
SOLUTION ACCELERATION PROGRAM

Designed from the ground up with business owners to focus on their specific needs. Focused around carrying out pilots and case studies with brands from the Group. 

RETAIL MENTORS
AND DIGITAL EXPERTS

You will work closely with decision makers and business drivers. 

EQUITY-FREE & IN THE UAE!

Equity free: we are looking to collaborate with you with the goal of being your customer or licensing your technology. We may also invest in you at later stages.

 

All expenses paid with a grant of USD 20,000. Three months in Dubai with access to co-working space. Explore the business opportunities in the GCC. 

FUEL STARTUPS WITH
MARKET ACCESS

Opportunity to deploy your solution at the largest retail group in MENA. Industry mentors and digital/tech experts. Gain unique access to insights and real-life business challenges from an industry leader that will help you build a better solution. The program will be tailored to maximize the chances of your success.

 
THE ULTIMATE
RETAIL TESTING GROUND

We are looking for startups that address the below pain points and challenges

IN-STORE EXPERIENCE

• Creating the shop-of-the-future – away from hype & gimmicks! 

• Endless aisles

• In-store recommendations

OPERATIONS & SUPPLY CHAIN OPTIMIZATION

• Inventory harmonization across channels

• Stock forecasting and optimization

• Buying process automation / efficiency

• Inventory management to match real demand, capture missed opportunities and reduce terminal stock

CONNECTING ONLINE & OFFLINE

• Conversational commerce (that works!)

• Size and fit optimization for fashion and footwear

CONSUMER RESEARCH

• Digital consumer research panels

• Access to active consumer panels & communities

• Consumer data capture & synthesis

 
CURRENT
PROGRAM TIMELINE (TBC)

APPLICATION

SELECTION

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

PROGRAM START

SHOWCASE

 

Guillaume de Roquefeuil, Founder & CEO

EuroPass

"Our experience at The Greenhouse was amazing. We've been positively surprised by the motivation of the brands to work with us, and the reactivity of the sponsors to make things happen. After 3 months, we have a solid solution to go live, and a strong motivation to pursue business with Chalhoub Group."

info@europass.paris

 
MENTORS

CAMELIA GEORGESCU

Head of Tory Burch Franchise

GEOFFROY BUNETEL

Head of Strategy

DANIEL GOMEZ

Digital Business Manager, Joint Ventures

REMA NELSON

Head of Dolce & Gabbana Franchise

JOSEPH KEDEMOS

Regional General Manager, Beauty Vertical (L'Occitane, Molton Brown, Penhaligons)

GRÉGOIRE CHARPE-CIVATTE

Head of CX and Marketing, Level

KRISTOF LUKOVICH

Digital Business Manager, Beauty Vertical

SHARMILA MURAT

General Manager, Tryano and
Saks Avenue

GRACE KHOURY

Head of Swarovski Franchise

RANIA MASRI

Chief Transformation Officer

CHARBEL LAHOUD

Head of Digital Scouting

DINA SIDANI

Head of The Greenhouse

BRIAN MANNION

eCommerce Department Manager – Tryano

JOSEPH AOUN

eCommerce Product Manager – Faces

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