BANTgo’s European Division Secures a Spot in Katalista Ventures Accelerator Program | BANTgo | impact2earn®
21Dec, 23 December 21, 2023
  • By Joseph Patterson

Dubai, UAE – 12/19/2023 –  BANTgo, a leading AI/Blockchain/Web3-enabled e-waste recycling rewards platform, is thrilled to announce that its European division has been selected to participate in the prestigious accelerator program at Katalista Ventures. Recognized as one of the most renowned startup accelerators in the Baltics and Nordic countries, this milestone marks a significant achievement for BANTgo as it continues to expand its global presence.

The Katalista Ventures accelerator program, conducted with the valuable support of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), is a testament to BANTgo’s commitment to innovation, sustainability, and market excellence. Founded in 1991, EBRD is an international financial institution that leverages investments to foster the growth of market economies. In 2022, the EBRD reported a net income of €1.1 billion, total assets of €71.63 billion, and total equity of €19.33 billion, highlighting its substantial impact on the financial world.

BANTgo’s inclusion in the Katalista Ventures accelerator program is a significant honor and a reflection of the company’s dedication to advancing recycling technologies on a global scale. The team at BANTgo is confident in its ability to revolutionize the global recycling market while establishing a truly international company that aligns with its mission to ‘Make Waste Not Wasted.’

“We are honored and excited to be accepted into the BYpassing Borders accelerator program at Katalista Ventures,” said Siarhey Zhyltsou, Founder and CEO at BANTgo. “This opportunity will undoubtedly accelerate our growth and allow us to make an even more significant impact on recycling and sustainability efforts, both within the European Union and beyond.”

The BYpassing Borders accelerator program is a testament to Katalista Ventures’ commitment to catalyzing and connecting individuals and ventures to address global challenges. As an early-stage accelerator and fund, Katalista Ventures focuses on resilient ventures with high potential for global scalability, financial sustainability, and positive impacts on the environment and society.

The official kick-off to the BYpassing Borders accelerator program is scheduled for January 2024, and BANTgo looks forward to joining this dynamic community of innovators and change-makers.

BANTgo is excited to embark on this journey with Katalista Ventures and the EBRD and is committed to contributing to a sustainable and eco-friendly future for all.

To learn more about Katalista Ventures, please visit: Katalista Ventures

For additional information about the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), please visit: EBRD

About BANTgo:

BANTgo is at the forefront of creating a sustainable and environmentally responsible future, leveraging cutting-edge technologies such as AI and Blockchain to revolutionize the management of electronic waste (e-waste). Through its impact2earn platform, BANTgo’s AI chatbot guides users to nearby e-waste collection points, and identifies, categorizes, and validates e-waste. Users are rewarded with tokenized incentives in the form of NFTs which can be exchanged within the BANTgo marketplace for discounts on goods & services, and to top-up accounts with major service providers. BANTgo’s innovative technology and commitment to social and environmental responsibility make it a trusted partner in driving positive change. or

About Katalista Ventures:

Katalista Ventures is a renowned early-stage accelerator and fund that focuses on catalyzing ventures and individuals to address global challenges. With a strong emphasis on global scalability, financial sustainability, and environmental and social impact, Katalista Ventures is at the forefront of fostering innovation and sustainable growth.

About the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD):

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is an international financial institution that leverages investments to support the development of market economies. With a substantial presence and a commitment to building a better future, EBRD plays a pivotal role in global finance and economic development.