EY and the Get in the Ring Foundation partner to further develop Get in the Ring’s presence in the Netherlands and abroad.
In the coming time EY will advise and support Get in the Ring on tax and legal matters. Additionally, they will focus energy on the further expansion of Get in the Ring in Holland and internationally. EY will play an important role by opening their network to help participating startups.
Jochem Cuppen, director of the Get in the Ring Foundation, is pleased with the partnership saying, “Get in the Ring started as a concept in 2012, and since then has expanded rapidly. Partnering with EY will not only boost our growth potential, but will be an asset to the startups participating.”
The inauguration of the partnership with EY took place in the organisation of a Get in the Ring local final in Amsterdam together with ACE. Watch the video here. On November 19th, the Dutch National Final of Get in the Ring will take place during the How To Get There Summit.
Marc ter Haar, Strategic Growth Markets Leader EY Nederland: “This partnership only furthers our contribution to the startup community. Noting the ambitions and growth of Get in the Ring, this was a logical step. We look forward to working together with Get in the Ring, and to building a budding startup ecosystem in the Netherlands and abroad.”
About Get in the Ring
The Get in the Ring Foundation is a worldwide non-profit organization that connects startups to resources such as capital, talent and expertise that help them in growing their company. The foundation is active in 80 countries around the world and works together with leaders of entrepreneurship ecosystems around the world. Get in the Ring is known for its unique pitching format where two startups literally face off against each other in the ring.
EY offers, by means of EYnovation™, starting entrepreneurs and growing startups by means of subscription, access to EY’s services and worldwide network. The programme is made up of different parts which support the entrepreneurs in their growth towards market leadership.