Personalized Support For You & Your Startup
Every great early-stage VC fund and accelerator program usually has someone responsible for "matching" Founders with problem-solvers within their network. Sometimes you just need a fresh perspective. That's what Saif and Raj do for Founders through office hours. We have a big network of specialists, advisors, investors, and resources that we love matching with our people, so if you're stuck or need a solution fast, ask us! We've been in your shoes and are here to help!Learn More
Who is the help desk for?
Startup founders without traction who need help building MVPs, are about to launch, or are raising their first round.
<$100k/yr / Pre-seed
Startup founders with a little traction who need generalist operators, seed funding, and go-to-market support.
<$1M/yr / Seed
Startup founders with a lot of traction who need A-list specialists, fractional execs, and partners that can scale with you fast.
>$1M/yr / Series-A
Early hires / core team members who need help reviewing offers, recruiting freelancers, or staying compliant.
Founders feeling stuck, rebuilding after failure, or need assistance dealing with co-founder conflicts.
We've been in your shoes.
How Our Network Supports Founders:
Startup Advisory: We’ve worked with founders starting from 0 to 1 and often work with pre-seed and seed startups who need to get “unstuck”.
GTM & Growth Accelerator: We specialize in building from 0 to 1 and have worked with a large network of trusted specialists and advisors in various markets.
Business Development, Sales & Customer Support: We’ve written consumer & enterprise brand messaging, pitch decks, sales, and support docs to influence conversations.
Get matched with people for:
MVP, prototyping, and product development.
Pre-seed, seed, and series-A fundraising.
Go-to-market, sales, and marketing.
Corporate advisory, legal, and finance.
Advisors & fractional executives.
Who are Raj & Saif?
Raja is a seasoned venture builder who made the jump from investment banking to startups as a non-technical founder after growing RNS Capital to $1.8B AUM. In 2020 he sold The Next Level Fitness. Today, he's the founder of Thrv.Health, a seed funded healthcare app in Seattle. A mentor at Techstars & Founders Institute Seattle, Raj regularly works with early-stage founders via Mad-hat.co.Learn More
Saif is a seasoned startup generalist & community builder supporting early-stage founders. Founding team @ OrionCKB, acquired in 2016. On top of building products in adtech, healthtech, SaaS, and fintech, Saif has co-founded a startup incubator, two accelerator programs, and a VC fund with over 60 investments managed and 100s of founders advised between Silicon Valley and Asia since 2011.Learn More
Schedule A Call Now!
Practice your pitch deck, get product feedback, focus on a particular problem, or feeling stuck and need a fresh perspective? We've got your back in a judgement-free zone.Schedule
session = $100
Need a little longer than 20-minutes to focus on a particular outcome? Saif and Raj offer discounted sessions. Learn more about them and their background before scheduling.$100
session = $200
Same special pricing, but for longer conversations when necessary. Ideal for founders or teams who need Raj or Saif's assistance with product, sales, fundraising, or other challenges.$200