An authentic, cozy Thai cuisine restaurant chain opened in 2011 and listed among the Top 100 Shanghai Restaurants list.
In 2018, Urban Thai signed a strategic partnership with a leading hospitality group to accelerate its expansion.
A next generation location-based entertainment business focused on VR, AR and cutting edge leisure technology for Millennials in China.
NextStep Studio helped to raise a several million dollars seed round investment in 2018.
URBAN TUK TUK
A successful and fast-growing Thai food concept focused on cloud kitchen and delivery in China.
We are currently raising $1 Mio USD to open 200 virtual restaurants.
On-demand drinks delivery in China in less than 30 mins till late at night using a network of affiliated bar locations.
NextStep Studio is currently raising a seed round of 3 Million RMB.
F&B Support Solution
Mutualizing Ressources for F&B operators in Shanghai, assisting in Marketing & PR, Content Marketing (WeChat, Douyin / TikTok, Weibo, XiaoHongShu), Online Delivery Platform management (Eleme, Meituan, Sherpa's,...)...
NextStep Studio experience will benefit the optimization of your business model. Bringing our network and experts around the project will help you improve your business model to make sure we get the attention of both the market and potential investors.
With our help, you will hand-pick the best professionals and appropriate experts from NextStep Studio network to create the perfect board of advisors for your project.
We involve trusted partners to manage your admin, accounting, licensing, design, marketing, IT development and legal formalities so that you can focus on your vision.
Every step we take with you is designed to prepare you for the investment pitch. NextStep Studio works with you to define and develop documents and presentations that leave investors and partners we introduce you to be confident in your business scope and outlook.
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NEXTSTEP STUDIO IS A LONG TERM, A STRATEGIC PARTNER & A MINORITY SHAREHOLDER
For the underdogs
We support entrepreneurs pursuing growth in China and beyond. We partner with the underdogs we believe in, and provide them access to a strong ecosystem, hands-on support, and stewardship, strategic introduction, and business modeling, and create the pipeline connecting investors and entrepreneurs. We lead them through the next steps, so they can take the giant leap toward success.
Over $20 Million USD Raised
Over the course of 10+ years in China, we have helped build a dozen businesses and also founded a few.
To date, NextStep Studio has helped to raise over $5 Mio USD of funding on publicly disclosed and undisclosed deals, we brought several strategic partners to projects and manages an elite portfolio of projects in the Tech, Entertainment, F&B, and FoodTech industries, and worked on projects who raised over $15 Mio USD.
We know what it’s like to be in the founder’s shoes and respond to rapid market changes. We are committed to lead founders along the full spectrum of company-building and growth. To do this, our operating teams provide access to expertise and insights through a carefully curated network.
At NextStep Studio, founders can :
A Strategic Partner, but Minority Shareholder
Our business model is simple:
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NextStep [F&B] Studio
No.485 South XiangYang Road, 2nd Floor, Office 205, Xuhui District, 200031 Shanghai, China
上海市徐汇区襄阳南路485号金环大厦2楼205室 - 邮编200031