Overview of Organisation

Softstart BTI provides an integrated package of workspace, shared office services, access to specialized equipment and value-added services like management assistance, access to finance, marketing and networking support.

Softstart Business and Technology Incubator (Softstart BTI) has full support and sponsorship from the SEDA Technology Programme (STP) a programme under the Small Enterprise Development Agency of the DSBD. 

Business Development Areas:

  • Technology - The design and development of the actual products and services that will be delivered to the customer.
  • Operational - The design, documentation and operation of the business activities as a professional legal entity.
  • Market - The understanding of the market in all its aspects and the design and delivery of strategies that will fully exploit the product's and service's potential.
  • Business - The development of business plans and strategies that will ensure that the venture meets its desired profitability goals; this also includes strategies to access business funding, growth strategies, etc.

Services Offered: 

  • Infrastructure Support
  • Mentoring, Coaching and Training 
  • Financial Management and Funding 
  • Human Resource and Payroll 
  • Communication and Marketing 
  • Strategy, Policy and Research and Development 
  • Governance, Legal and Statutory Compliance


Assistance Areas Offered
Accelerators and Incubators
Business Planning/Modelling
Marketing and Sales
Specialization Sector/s
​Information and communication
Country/s of interest
South Africa