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

88


participants have come through our EIR programmes

54


top global corporates have been represented

24


countries around the world have been represented

7980


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.

INNOVATE ETHIOPIA

Addis Ababa

27th - 31st January 2020

We are heading to Addis Ababa for our first project in 2020. Ethiopia has seen huge economic growth in the last 10 years, driven by a young, dynamic and hugely talented population. For this week in January, we will be working with some of the country’s best tech entrepreneurs, helping them build their company for scale.

Deadline for applications is 20th December 2019.

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Addis Ababa

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