We provide the expertise to improve your business operations, invest in inclusive business models, as well as provide broader support for a vibrant start-up environment in the regions where the program invests.
The three complementary components of the Technical Assistance Facility are:
Investee strengthening enables investees to meet relevant standards, improve company performance efficiency and revenue, and increase the impact of their business by providing:
Entrepreneurial ecosystems building focuses on fostering the maturity of the venture capital sector in emerg-ing markets by improving services of incubators, accelerators and other entrepreneurial support organizations, as well as enabling more early-stage financing for ventures.
Our strategic approach to Entrepreneurial Ecosystem building focuses on:
The underlying principles of this approach are to empower existing actors to deliver more sustainable, long term market solutions while co-funding and collaborating with other partners where possible. The Ventures Program is starting ecosystem building efforts by prioritizing three markets – Ghana, Morocco,and Tanzania – through projects with key partners.
Brings together entrepreneurs with investors and other stakeholders, as well as industry leaders to share lessons learnt and best practices.