Who we are

GrowthAfrica is a growth frontier and growth partner dedicated to supporting entrepreneurs , growing ambitious and scalable African ventures and SMEs into successful enterprises through business acceleration, strategic advice and access to investments.

We provide a leading African accelerator  programme and are a growth partner for high potential African ventures scaling their business in and across Africa. We deliver these business growth programmes for high-potential entrepreneurs , design and offer activities to partners and clients to support entrepreneurs.

Founded in 2002 and headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya, GrowthAfrica (Non-profit foundation and limited company) today has offices in Uganda, Ethiopia, Zambia, Malawi and Ghana where our accelerator programme is present. Offices will be added as we grow to become Pan African and serve ventures across the continent.

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What we offer

Grow your business

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Impact delivered

GrowthAfrica works with entrepreneurs and companies which through their business make
a significant positive difference to their surroundings and society at large.

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Ventures accelerated

Ventures supported by our
programmes and advisory input

$60m

Money raised

Investments, loans and grants
facilitated for our clients

30,000

Jobs created

People hired into formalised jobs
by the businesses we work with

Entrepreneurs we work with

The GrowthAfrica entrepreneurs and ventures we work with represent a broad spectrum of industries. It is a powerful and diverse community and network.

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We are always interested in connecting with people and organisations eager to develop business in Africa.
Want to support or in need of our expertise?

Our partners

We seek and build collaborations with likeminded and -hearted organisations
who are passionate about growing entrepreneurs and business in Africa.