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Twelve African Startups Selected For ARM Labs Lagos Techstars Accelerator Second Cohort
Twelve African Startups Selected For ARM Labs Lagos Techstars Accelerator Second Cohort

Techstars held its second pan-African Demo Day in partnership with Lagos-based innovation program, ARM Labs. The ARM Labs Lagos Techstars Accelerator Demo Day was held on 20th February at Balmoral Convention Center, Federal Palace Hotel, Lagos. The startups presented to Techstars’ vast network of investors, mentors, senior operators, and ecosystem leaders, unveiling achievements and future plans whilst vying for strategic partnerships and commercial collaboration.

The ARM Labs Lagos Techstars Accelerator second cohort, chosen from over a thousand applicants across Africa included 24SevenBeauty HutEight MedicalGetEquityJumpnPassOne PlanPBR Life SciencesPressOne AfricaRanaSurge AfricaSwoove and Veend.

Over the past 13 weeks, along with the USD 120 K each in investment, the startups received comprehensive training and mentorship from leading industry experts in the form of workshops on Go-to-markets Strategies, Financial Modelling, Customer Acquisition, Investment Readiness, People and Leadership, Legal and Governance, and Product Management. Additionally the select startups gained access to more than 300 perks, and will benefit from lifetime access to the Techstars worldwide network.