About eight businesses from the just ended GBT program in Ghana were in attendance to meet with the Prime Minister of the Netherlands, Mark Rutte, whom among other duties, was interested to meet with young Ghanaian entrepreneurs who have benefited from startup accelerator programs.
Have a look at how Joshua Ayinbora, GBT pitch competition winner and Ivy Barley, GBT Alumni share how GBT has helped develop their skills, knowledge and entrepreneurship in a video interview by the Netherland’s Embassy in Ghana about private sector development.
Almost two hundred people attended the GBT Startup Conference in Ghana, organized to promote the startup ecosystem in Ghana and give a selection of our GBT entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch their business for investors. Joshua Ayinbora, founder of Groital Company Limited, a pineapple grower, won the closely contested pitch competition between eleven startups.
The entrepreneurs of the GBT Academy met up at the Netherlands’ Embassy in Accra on the 8th of September to prepare for pitch time in the wake of the upcoming Start-up Investors Conference. The session was led by Nelson Amo of Innohub.
The Growing Business Together Academy met up for monthly networking on the 4th of August at the MBC Office in Accra to learn on Marketing & Branding and Understanding the Tax Regime of Ghana.
The GBT Academy met up for the third Monthly Networking Session on 7 July held at the Royal Netherlands Embassy in Accra to learn on Process Management. The session focused on the impact and how to effectively apply it to structure your business.
Get ready for the Start-up Investor Conference on 19 October at the Swiss Spirit Alisa Hotel in Accra! Join us at our one-day investment conference as the twenty entrepreneurs of our GBT Academy prepare to pitch and secure investments for their business.
The GBT Business Booster, our five-week training program and pitch competition is now open for applications. Are you a Ghanaian based in the Netherlands? And do you have entrepreneurial ambitions in Ghana? Then find out how to apply for our program.
The Growing Business Together Academy held its second Monthly meeting on the 8th of June at the MBC Africa Office to take the 20 young entrepreneurs through a session on People Management.
Elijah Amoo Addo had the honor to receive the Queen’s Young Leaders Award in London; an honorary that supports and celebrates exceptional young people aged 18-29 across the Commonwealth.