Program Areas

The key focus areas for our programs, research and partnerships are:

  1. Awareness Building: promoting a culture of angel investing
  2. Capacity building: support existing network, help develop new networks, training of individual angel investors, enable co-investing, exchange knowledge, contribute to & initiate research.
  3. Making investing easier; help develop new instruments, lower barriers to entry and help more investors become actively involved
  4. Advocacy; representing angel investor networks and early stage investors across the continent, ABAN will work with governments and other regulators to stimulate early stage investing, lobby for tax incentives or similar schemes.

Cross Pollination

early stage investing does not happen in isolation. We are cooperating with accelerators, incubators, business schools, government bodies, etc. to help maximze’s Africa’s entrepreneurial potential.