INSPIRE. INNOVATE. IMPACT
Creating an Ecosystem
for MSMEs
in Africa.
We believe that entrepreneurship is the key to economic growth, and we are committed to providing the resources, support, and training that entrepreneurs need to succeed.
INSPIRE. INNOVATE. IMPACT
Enhancing MSME
Growth
Across Africa.
Through innovative solutions and an exclusive business ecosystem of industry experts, corporations and entrepreneurs. We are helping create an economy that works for all.
INSPIRE. INNOVATE. IMPACT
Enhancing MSME
Growth
Across Africa.
Through innovative solutions and an exclusive business ecosystem of industry experts, corporations and entrepreneurs. We are helping create an economy that works for all.
About Us

Unlocking Africa's Potential through Innovative Entrepreneurship.

We are a not-for-profit social enterprise driven by a passion to support the development and growth of impact entrepreneurship on the continent.

Our passion is rooted in the belief that entrepreneurs are best positioned to solve social problems at scale, when provided the right environment to thrive.

By aligning our efforts with government, development partners and other stakeholders, we are on a mission to build an ecosystem that supports the growth of innovative enterprise.

What we do

We are empowering Africa's entrepreneurs with the right tools to create global businesses with scalable products and significant repeatable revenues.

From accelerator programs, access to investors, industry-leading experts and community events, our startups have what they need to scale and succeed as global businesses.

MaaS -Mentorship as a Service

Our Mentorship as a Service (MaaS) connects startup and MSME founders with experienced mentors for tailored support and guidance. Gain strategic insights, refine your business model, and accelerate your business growth with the help of industry experts dedicated to your success in today’s competitive market.

Incubation & Acceleration

Our accelerator programs provide unparalleled structure to simplify the startup building process – and we combine it with feedback from the world’s largest network of advisors, every step of the way.

Capacity Building

Through our webinars, masterclasses and bootcamps, we equip aspiring and established entrepreneurs with the essential skills and knowledge they need to succeed in today’s competitive market. Our programs are designed to be practical, interactive, and tailored to address the unique challenges faced by entrepreneurs at various stages of their journey.

Programs

We collaborate with industry stakeholders, government and development partners to design and implement impactful entrepreneurship development programs, providing entrepreneurs with the skills, resources, and support they need to succeed.

Our Flagship Program - FI Lagos

The Founder Institute Lagos (FI Lagos), is a comprehensive, rigorous, and structured accelerator program aimed at empowering entrepreneurs to realize their aspirations and contribute to global goals.

The program has helped launch over 70 companies in just three years and aims to empower 10,000 MSME owners and fund 400 startup ideas within the continent by 2025 

Partnerships are at the heart of our mission.

Join us to empower the next generation of entrepreneurs!

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