The Baobab Network

The Baobab Network

Careers at The Baobab Network

The Baobab Network is a tech accelerator focused on early stage start-ups in Sub Saharan Africa.

We invest $25k into 25 start-ups every year, focusing on healthcare, fintech, energy, food & water security and education. Since we launched in 2016, we've worked with start-ups from Kenya, Rwanda, Zambia, DRC, Ghana, South Africa, Tanzania and Uganda.

We also have a growing market insights business, selling subscriptions to corporates around the world that want to learn more about Africa's tech ecosystem. Our clients include Accenture, L'Oréal, Johnson & Johnson and Engie. 

Our Mission & Vision

The Baobab Network is Africa's Social Impact Technology Accelerator.

Stats we are proud of

  • 100%

    of our start-ups are run by local founders.

  • 8

    African countries we have a footprint in.

  • 57%

    of the companies we work with have female founders.

  • 68

    world-class consultants supporting our portfolio.

Behind the scenes