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VC4Africa Launches Its Business Angel Academy in Lagos and Nairobi



VC4A launches Business Angel Academy with the aim of giving individuals the tools needed to become model investors/mentors and render support to exciting new startups across Africa, particularly in Lagos and Nairobi.

It gives people an opportunity to associate with a community of dedicated business Angel investors across Africa with a chance to test their impact as mentors on promising entrepreneurs selected as part of the Make-IT program.

The training will cut across several sectors of business. 15 aspiring business angels will be chosen and will have access to; Mentorship Marketplace & Online Platform, learn from industry-experts and also engage their peers while going through the training. Participants will also take part in two mentor capital bootcamps in Nairobi or Lagos, and have access to six masterclasses.

According to the VC4A website: “Through mentoring, business angels offer more than just money. Mentor-driven capital is the approach to creating value for startups by sharing the knowledge, experience and network you’ve built up during your career, while maximizing the return on investment.”
This is a unique opportunity to join a pioneering community of Business Angels coming up across the African continent.

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