EXPLORE a new market

Considering an overseas expansion? We can help!

Specifically, we can guide you towards making informed, insights-driven decisions about your prospects for success in some of the hottest markets across the globe, before you make significant investments of time, money, and effort.

Market Explore is ideal for:

Gain clarity into your target market with the Explore Program offering

Market Explore:
Our 3-step approach

Step 1

Market discovery

Conduct an in-depth study of your target market, identify industry trends, perform a competitive analysis, and more.

Step 2

Exposure and feedback

Gain exposure to your selected market, get product market feedback from local experts and develop your entry strategy.

Step 3

Overseas and immersion

Fly to your destination and get hands-on! Meet with key stakeholders and potential customers, visit trade fairs, and immerse yourself in the local business culture.

The Scaler8 Explore Journey

Interested in how the process looks from the beginning to the finish line?
Here is a quick look at the Scaler8 Explore journey.


The Pitch

Submit a short questionnaire and pitch deck about your company.


The Groundwork

Initial discussion about your objectives and expectations.


The Plan

Follow-up discussion with initial market feedback and a customized Scaler8 proposal.


The Expert Team

Meet the handpicked team of experts that Scaler8 has assembled for your journey.


The Expansion

Your expansion into the target country kicks off!

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Why You Should Consider Germany For Business Expansion



SGD5,500 – for eligible Singapore-based startups or SMEs, after support from Enterprise Singapore.
For international startups, the cost varies based on requirements and eligibility for a subsidy. Apply to check your eligibility.

We do not take any equity in your company.

Upcoming cohorts
Application deadline: Aug 23, 2024
Program dates: Sep 16 – Nov 15, 2024
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Industry Agnostic
Application deadline: Sep 20, 2024
Program dates: Oct 14 – Dec 13, 2024
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Upcoming dates

Your customised program

  • Identify and engage key stakeholders in your industry
  • Understand your local customer and adapt your offering to the German market
  • Analyze the competitive landscape and the best positioning for your company
  • Understand the German regulatory environment and your compliance requirements
  • Adopt your business model and localize your pricing
  • Identify local hiring needs and company structure for local operations
  • Plan the financial resources required to support your market entry

Country immersion trip

  • Discover Germany’s innovation hubs
  • Engage with government institutions, prospective customers, and stakeholders.
  • Pitch your ideas to local corporates and investors.

Grants and subsidies

Please contact us for advice on the grants or subsidies your company may be eligible for.

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As we work with limited startups at any one time, we encourage you to submit your application as early as possible. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. We will respond to you via your provided email address within 3 working days of your submission.

Please prepare your pitch deck or brief company profile
(Including product descriptions and your business model).

Estimated time required to complete this form: 5-10 minutes.

Have a question for us?

Drop us a message. We will be happy to help.