A Social Impact Initiative

We invest in disruptive businesses in Africa


Lagos Innovation Centre

AERF is launching its first innovation centre, Itanna, in Lagos in partnership with the Honeywell Group. Every six months, Itanna will fund 10 highly innovative start-ups on a specific thematic. For our first programme, we are focused on FinTech and are especially interested in: Blockchain Technologies, Data Analytics, ‘Bots, Mobile and Virtual Registrars, Online Lending, Credit Scoring, InvesTech, Payments and Remittances.

For more details visit the Itanna website. Applications are now open