Benefits

The Program

Africa FinTech Foundry (AFF) is an Access Bank initiative that aims to nurture, fund, and accelerate the growth of FinTech startups in Africa through its mentorship and accelerator programmes 

What We Offer

  • Access to market across Access bank’s customers and subsidiaries.
  • Access to our workspace and developer community.
  • Better pricing for payment capabilities (Account debit, Card transactions and payment via link).
  • Discounted cloud services/hardware and software subscriptions from our tech partners.
  • $25,000 worth of services per start-up (Mentorship, Valuation, Marketing and PR spend, Workspace).
  • Strategic introductions to industry-specific investors.
  • 12 weeks of formal and informal mentorship from established founders, Access bank leaders, investors and pioneers in various industries.

What You Get

We bring in a wide variety of experts focused on marketing, startup accounting, product design, mobile, user testing, sales and more

We want you to push yourself past your comfort zone and take your company to the next level. You will work hard but have fun in the process.

You’ll see your startup grow at an amazing pace, doing more in 3 months than you’ll probably do in 2 years.

Access to mentorship and clinic hours from leading entrepreneurs, investors and industry experts

Working with other people going through the same challenge makes a huge difference

Ongoing mentorship, formal & informal referrals, access to funding, networking opportunities etc.

We provide growth funding by connecting you to our funding partners at various stages of the program.

Be the Next Unicorn

Indicate your interest to join the next AFF Accelerator program.