Guided Ideations

The AFF’s Innovation Lab holds regular ideation sprints to formulate and frame the future. Affiliates and members are invited to participate in our brainstorms and idea generation sessions.

Hackathon

At our hackathons we harness the creativity and talent of a large community of developers and experts to propose problems to be solved and presented as working prototypes.

Accelerator Programs

The Accelerator program admits six (6) technology start-ups a year. Connecting Tech start-ups to Investors. You can steer the conversation to start-ups aligned with your corporate strategy.

Who We Are

Africa Fintech Foundry (AFF) is an Access Bank initiative that aims to nurture and accelerate the growth of Fintech startups in Africa thus fast-tracking their growth and maturity to deliver relevant solutions to the market, providing greater access to financial services to the financial excluded across the continent.
AFF seeks to shore up the business capacity of startups, support business development, and facilitate access to capital, markets, customers and global innovation partners.
Financial solution providers in the global financial services sector are facing stiffer competition from new players in the financial technology (FinTech) space. Emerging technologies such as Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, P2P payments and lending, Robo-advisory, and Crowdfunding are disrupting traditional business models. The need to digitally transform and innovate in a customer-centric and engaging manner has never been more important to traditional financial service providers than now.

Our Partners

We are your best choice

At AFF, we will challenge, guide and progressively demonstrate leadership in the areas of innovation, financial technolgy and enterpreneurship for the benefits of our partners and consumers through our:
  • Accelerator Programs
  • Innovation Lab
  • Thought Leadership Activities
  • Self-sustaining Business Model

Our Offerings

We develop and understand project expectations and then manage those needs with a design team. Innovation should happen throughout a project.

We work closely with stakeholders and designers to understand the project, and ultimately develop a targeted solution that optimizes every stage of the solution.

As part of our structure, we are constantly available to take our startups through guided iedation sessions as this has overtime proven to be the bedrock of ingenuity.

At AFF, we harness the creativity and talent of a large community of developers and experts to propose problems to be solved and presented as working prototypes.

Africa Fintech Foundry provides the right resources and expertise to evaluate concepts through our industry leading startup acceleration team.

AFF seeks to shore up the business capacity of startups, support business development, and facilitate access to capital, markets, customers and global innovation partners.

Latest News

July 2020 AFF Newsletter

Hackathon Re:Code Hackathon 2018

Hackathon Re:Code Hackathon 2019

AFF Roundtable 2020

AFF Accelerator 2021 Pitch Day

AFF Disrupt Conference 2019

Be the Next Unicorn

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