● The program expected to build capacity and inject investment into Blue economy startups from Africa

● Women and youth-owned ocean-based enterprises key target

Pangea Accelerator CEO, Jonas Tesfu giving his keynote speech in a recent accelerator meet-up

NAIROBI, KENYA June 29th 2021… Norwegian based accelerator Pangea has today unveiled…

Pangea announces upto $3 million scale-up program for local startups

  • The program aims to enable more African entrepreneurs to gain access to the capital they need to move to scale their business
  • Successful start-ups to tap into the vast networks of Pangea Accelerator while receiving relevant coaching that speaks to the needs of their businesses
Pangea Accelerator CEO and Co-founder Jonas Tesfu

The support will further enable…

Daisy Chesang

Pangea Accelerator is excited to have a new staff, Daisy Chesang. She is our Program Manager. We had a little interview to get to know her better.

Welcome Daisy to the team. So, who is Daisy?

I am an entrepreneur enthusiast, a problem solver and a creative. I like to…

H abitat for Humanity International, through it’s ShelterTech Accelerator program in Kenya recently hosted a session on the circular economy during the Sankalp Global Summit 2020 held on Friday 6th November 2020. The session sought to gather insights from stakeholders in the sector and innovators in the housing sector building…

Image courtesy of DOB Equity

At Pangea, our goal is to provide access to competence, network and capital to African entrepreneurs. We are always on the lookout for amazing founders and co-founders solving some of the continent’s biggest challenges in urbanization. In order to do this, we seek like-minded experts to collaborate and partner with…

This month at Pangea, we have been running a series on the amazing women who make up the Pangea team. We had a chat with the Chair of The Board of Directors at Pangea Accelerator, Borghild Holen to get her insights on her journey and the interesting lessons and observations…

Last week, WorkPay Africa joined the list of leading African tech startups to have passed the million dollar mark having raised US$2.1 million in funding. The startup, originally called TozzaPlus, offers a cloud-based human resources management and payroll solution for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) in Africa. Through it’s time…

WorkPay, one of Pangea’s portfolio startups, today announced a new and innovative partnership with professional accountants in Kenya to offer the 250+ businesses on its platform accounting and bookkeeping assistance beginning with the 2020 Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) iTax annual returns due on 30th June.

The addition of professional accountants…

I n recent weeks, we have seen the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic not only on financial markets but also on vulnerable industries such as the service industry with experts predicting a potential economic recession. …

We’re running a monthly series on the finalists from the ShelterTech Accelerator Kenya program. This month of March we spotlight, The Vlage, a startup redefining modern living in Africa by offering furnished and serviced co-living spaces for young professionals and startup founders. …

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