Don’t underestimate the importance of timely response
Integrity and honesty
Disclose information in a respectful and compassionate way
Respect for others
Treat people as you want to be treated
Share your opinions, ideas and ethical stance
Treat entrusted information as confidential
Conflict of interest
Avoid the pursuit of multiple interests
How long can I be an International Agent?
Once you pass an interview with Astana Hub, you can be an International Agent as long as you can. The agreement with Astana Hub will be renewed annually.
What are the terms?
International agents support startups on a voluntary basis (not-paid). However, being an international agent gives an opportunity for: ✓ network expansion with startups, VC funds, accelerators, government entities and other international agents ✓getting credentials in IT and VC industries ✓opportunity to work with startups on mutually agreed terms.
What type of support do startups need?
Startups’ requests might include the following: ✓ Market insights (economic, business, social and cultural insights) ✓ Connecting startups with venture investors ✓ Connecting with potential clients ✓ Introducing to IT community and/or international accelerators ✓ Connecting with potential partners: Tax & Legal, Finance, Market experts and others ✓ Mentorship
How do startups select International Agents?
Startups select International Agents based on the country of their interest and type of the support they need.