Run by the Africa Technology Business Network (ATBN), Africa Tech Pitch LDN is a pitch event aimed at showcasing high-potential, high-impact technology startups addressing a need in the African market.
Held in London, it provides a global platform for Africa-focused startups to showcase their solutions to an audience of entrepreneurs, investors, technologists and media in order to get valuable feedback and build connections to help them move their ideas forward.
The first edition held in April featured Africa-focused startups from the UK, Rwanda, US and France. The winners of the audience favourite vote SafeMotos, recently announced they had raised $131K in funding to further develop their solution.
The second edition on 12th November featured startups that had been supported by ATBN through their startup support programme i4Dafrica.
“We set up i4DAfrica to support Africa-focused startups in the UK because we believe they present a unique opportunity. They have the ability to leverage the vast resources available to them in the UK startup ecosystem to develop solutions that positively impact Africa. Ultimately we want to be a bridge that enables exchange and collaboration …read more
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