Entrepreneurs in Residence

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Live and breathe like an entrepreneur


Our world-famous Entrepreneurs in Residence programme immerses global talent into tech start-ups in Africa for intensive, high impact, five-day projects.

Learn about innovation from entrepreneurs who are changing the world


Alongside the high impact consultancy work that we do, our internationally renowned Project Managers run workshops and training sessions in three core areas:

Design Thinking and Lean Methodologies
Bootstrapping and Lean Methodologies
Building Social Businesses

“An unexpectedly super experience. I love numbers, but this experience taught me how they can be used to create magic – stories, narratives and value propositions for start-ups.”

Aditi Phadnis

JP Morgan, Mumbai

OVER THE LAST THREE YEARS, WE HAVE HAD EIR PARTICIPANTS FROM 55 GLOBAL CORPORATES, INCLUDING:

Corporate Logos

68


participants have come through our EIR programmes

54


top global corporates have been represented

23


countries around the world have been represented

7605


hours of support have been given to tech start-ups across Africa

Upcoming programmes


Spend a week immersed in an early stage tech business in Africa, driving business growth and learning from world class entrepreneurs.

Kenya Project

Blockchain in Kenya

Nairobi


26th - 30th November


In November, we will be taking a team of global consultants to Nairobi to work with two of Kenya’s most exciting blockchain start-ups. Blockchain has amazing applications across key industries like finance, agriculture and health, and we are excited to work with some of the region’s most exciting tech founders building solutions in the space.

Deadline for applications is 19th October 2018.

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Innovation in Kenya

Nairobi




25th February - 1st March 2019




Technology can be an extremely powerful enabler in improving access to key services like health, finance, education and food. In February, we are back in Kenya working with start-ups from across East Africa that are building tech solutions to some of the region’s most pressing issues. We’ll be taking a global team to Nairobi to deliver a high impact week of growth consulting. To get involved apply below.

Deadline for applications is 12th January 2019.

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