We Are

Scaale Group are Growth Consultants helping companies execute innovative and global strategies through capital, talent and sales. We have presence in 6 countries (USA, Canada, Spain, UK, China and India) and a team of 100+ professionals working with our 100+ clients.

CBA (Cross Border Angels & Investors) is a group company of Scaale raising funds for startups and growth companies around the world. CBA has developed unique process and experience of international investment staring from deal screening, due diligence, term sheets, closing deals, special purpose vehicles to post investment relationships.


Startup World Rocks is Scaale's global startup competition, where companies from 70 cities will compete to get the winner prize, funding, mentors and connection with corporates. Winners of each participating city's Pitch@CBA will be evaluated by a global jury, providing international exposure to 100+ investors on site, and the chance to take home one of the prizes from our USD 300k+ fund prize.

In 2015, we did Startup India Rocks in Goa. It was so successful which prompted us to launch it in a global scale with Startup World Rocks.

  • 100+ companies presented from 15+ countries
  • 60+ investors internationally
  • 40+ Global Corporates
  • 50+ media impacts
  • CNN full coverage in TV with 30 min clip
  • USD 2 Million+ of investments already completed

Startup India Rocks!


  • Get funded by international smart investors
  • Get global mentors , experts , advisors
  • Get your company evaluated by CBA experts through well established processes
  • Meet with corporates for early exposure, traction or funding
  • Bounce your ideas with peers
  • Get media exposure through our global media partners
  • You can participate in multiple city pitch sessions
  • Get optional package to create Investor Pack or advise to Build Value to Exit


Apply at no cost in one or more cities: fill up your application and upload it in this website. Click here to apply

If selected, register on this platform for a fee of 750€ per city (look at the discounts if you present in two or more cities)

Get pitch assistance and video recording

CBA will insert your investment opportunity in its global platform of investors so that you can start fundraising besides the event! So even if you don't win in your city our team will promote your opportunity with our investors.

Participate in the event by pitching your company for 5 minutes and 5 min Q&A.

Winner of the city will be invited to Gran Finale where 70 companies will compete for ultimate price. The cost of participating in finale (flight and accommodation) will be borne by participant.

Participate in Grand Finale in November 2016 (City and date will be announce son).


  • Startups with traction or some revenue and has existing investors
  • Growth companies looking for global investors

Stay tuned for list of locations and details about the winning prize !!!

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