ACCESS BANK COMMENCES ACCELERATOR PROGRAM, TO EMPOWER STARTUPS THROUGH AFRICA FINTECH FOUNDRY (AFF)

The Africa FinTech Foundry (AFF), an initiative of Access Bank Plc has commenced its accelerator programs. The initiative is set to empower emerging startups, with mentorship programs, advisory and has committed N10 million in cash to the top three finalists. The accelerator program which opened its entries last month, received 306 registration sand after rigorous assessments was later shortlisted to 30 participants. These finalists   were   further screened   by   the  Head   of  the  Africa   Fintech  Foundry,   Mr.Daniel Awe; Group Head, Emerging Businesses, Access Bank, Mrs. Ayodele Olojede; and Vice President, Investments…

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AFRICA FINTECH FOUNDRY TO BOOST INNOVATION AND ‘TECHPRENEURS’ WITH 2021 ‘ACCELERATOR’ PROGRAMME

Africa’s foremost innovation hub, the Africa Fintech Foundry (AFF), has opened up its registration portal for the 2021 Accelerator program. The initiative, which is being executed in partnership with Access Bank Plc, seeks to fast-track the growth of the best start-ups operating within the African technology ecosystem. The ‘Accelerator’ programme will fast track and assist the selected start-ups to navigate   issues such as start-up   pricing and   competitiveness,   creating endearing  customer experiences,  support and retention,   hiring and people management, scaling for   growth and product   development cycle   fundamentals amongst others. Speaking at…

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