It’s your opportunity to rise and shine. Be a trusted partner to the startup founder and business leaders utilising the network data, insights and industry knowledge of StartupLanes. It’s an independent consulting post that is a franchisee arrangement. You will help startups in three core areas: funding, branding and sales.

Become a Regional Director at StartupLanes

We have awesome communities of Entrepreneurs in 56 Cities across 15 Countries. These communities are headed by a Regional Director. You can assist us in building the startup ecosystem in your city by applying for this position.

You can get a reoccurring income for life by joining as a Regional Director. The SL startup ecosystem is growing rapidly worldwide, and you can be the leader of growth for SL.

Objective of Appointing Regional Directors?

The vision of StartupLanes is to generate 1 million jobs for India by promoting entrepreneurship and boosting growth through the StartupLanes ecosystem for Startups and Investors. To scale up, we need independent people who can represent StartupLanes in their region and generate income for StartupLanes and for themselves.

Who is a Regional Director?

The Regional Director is a person who heads a particular city on behalf of StartupLanes. The Regional Director acts as a franchisee of StartupLanes on a long-term basis and helps us in developing the startup ecosystem in the city of the Regional Director.

Who can become a Regional Director?

Any person who matches the criteria below can become a Regional Director at StartupLanes:

  • 1. A graduate/post-graduate from a Govt. recognized university.
  • 2. Fluent in written and spoken English.
  • 3. Understanding of innovation, invention, and disruption.
  • 4. Understanding of financials.
  • 5. Experience of sales.
  • 6. Connected with founders and has a good level of credibility and trust.
  • 7. Passionate about startups.
  • 8. Should be an entrepreneur or have built communities in the past.
  • 9. Should have experience of a leadership role in the past.

What is the Role of a Regional Director?

A Regional Director (RD) develops, expand, enhance and manage a region for StartupLanes. It is the role of the RD to search, motivate and invite the Entrepreneurs and Investors to join the StartupLanes ecosystem.

The RD handles the business requirements from the Entrepreneurs for their business needs and also help them in taking sales leads from StartupLanes.

The RD leads the community of Entrepreneurs and Angel Investors in a particular region and represents StartupLanes in the region. 

The RD also appoints Chapter Directors and leads the entire team of the region. It’s an exciting role that you will enjoy for sure.

What are the benefits to the Regional Director?

You can good monthly income through the commission that is shared with the Regional Directors. The Regional Director of StartupLanes avails the following benefits:

  • 1. Great respect and reputation in the region as this is the highest leadership position for the region.
  • 2. It is a well-compensated role. The Regional Director gets both active and passive income for life.
  • 3. Get attention from the Media and Government.
  • 4. Excellent opportunity to grow the individual business of the Regional Director along with the position.
  • 5. Opportunity to promote all the companies of StartupLanes and the business of members.
  • 6. Best leadership opportunity.
  • 7. Constant learning and support.
  • 8. Grow with the fastest-growing startup. We were ranked #1 as fastest-growing Internet Company in the World by US based Growjo in the year 2021.

What are the responsibilities of a Regional Director?

A Regional Director should fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • 1. Record 1 video per week for sharing knowledge or host at least 1 video conferencing session for your own community. 
  • 2. Host discussion room for the city members at the clubhouse audio discussions app.
  • 3. Find new Entrepreneurs & Investors at LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and other social media.
  • 4. Interact with the Entrepreneurs & Investors regularly.
  • 5. Appoint Chapter Directors, Functional Experts and Gold Members for the growth of the Startup Ecosystem.
  • 6. Connect with all the Co-Working offices, Accelerators, and Incuabators in the region.

What is the time commitment by a Regional Director?

The Regional Director role is an engaging business role you may do part-time along with your job or business. You will enjoy this role every moment if you are passionate about startups. Following are the specific requirements:

  • 1. The Regional Director should be able to devote 20-25 hours per week.
  • 2. The Regional Director should be able to allocate time at least once a week for meeting the potential Gold members, Chapter Directors, Functional Experts, and Mentors.
  • 3. The Regional Director should be able to find time for the conference call with StartupLanes team once a month.

Do not apply for Regional Directorship if:

  • 1. Minimum 10 Founders per day: If you cannot interact with at least 10 founders per day whether thorough WhatsApp, LinkedIn messages, Facebook, Twitter, Email, Zoom or Phone Call.
  • 2. Appoint Chapter Directors: If you cannot appoint Chapter Directors in your region then please don’t apply. We expect at least 5 Chapter Directors to be appointed per month.
  • 3. Sales Leads Generation: If you cannot generate leads through your own social media by posting articles, polls or commenting at other posts, then please don’t join. We expect you to generate your own sales leads for the products and services of StartupLanes.
  • 4. Connecting with Investors: If you cannot connect with at least 5 angel investors per day through your own social media, then please don’t join.
  • 5. Events: Please don’t join if you cannot join events on behalf of StartupLanes or you cannot host events independently for StartupLanes.
  • 6. Learning: Please don’t join if you are not keen to learn something new, or if you believe that your knowledge is sufficient. The World is changing rapidly, we have to constantly learn to grow and share knowledge with others.
  • 7. Building Community: Please don’t join if you are not keen to build solid communities who interact actively and stay together.
  • 8. Social Activity: Please don’t join if you don’t wish to be socially active. You should write blogs, articles, comment, like, share and be active at social media and internet and physically in the communities.
  • 9. Connecting with Institutions: If you cannot connect with Colleges, Co-Working spaces, Govt. institutes, Shared offices, Incubators, Accelerators and other ecosystems of Startups, then it’s not a suitable role for you.
  • 10. Positive Attitude: Please don’t join if you think negatively more than you think positive.
  • 11. Align with the Vision of StartupLanes: It is extremely important for you to align with the vision of StartupLanes, in case it doesn’t match then please don’t join.

What is the process of the Regional Director appointment?

The Regional Director needs to follow the process as below:

  • 1. Apply online.
  • 2. Review by SL board.
  • 3. Approval.
  • 4. Contract.
  • 5. Pay the membership fee.
  • 6. Orientation.
  • 7. Announcement.

Is there any fee or deposit?

There is one time fee for Gold Membership of 3 years, that is INR 30000+GST. This fee shall come back to you within 1 month, as the earning opportunity is huge.

Do I need an office or staff for being a Regional Director?

No, you don’t need to have an office or hire staff, however you should stay active for your own contribution towards StartupLanes.

How to contact StartupLanes for Regional Director’s application?

Please apply here for more information and commercial detailsYes, I want to become a Regional Director.