We are an international team of 20+ professionals dedicated and committed to supporting and empowering African innovative entrepreneurs and startups to become scalable and change their world for the better while connecting them with curious and inquisitive entrepreneurs, SMEs, free agents, programmers, designers, dreamers, angel investors, tinkerers, venture capitalists, corporate, and governments in order to help them achieve their purpose.
This includes networking, matchmaking, brokerage and dissemination activities.
It also includes a (transnational) Competences Centre as a mean to offer innovation services that would help activate, support and stimulate the valorisation of local startups, partner companies, international organisations, institutions, and governments in fields such as AI, Web&Mobile, Smart Energy, Blockchain, Digital Health, Information Security & Privacy, eGovernment through the instilment of capacities in Design Thinking for innovation, Beyond Agile & Lean management, Business Acumen, international and intercultural sensitivity, interpersonal and business communication & public speaking, creativity and mindful leadership.
Dr. Ahmed SAHABCEO STARTUPGATE
Founder, Investor, Chair and manage several profit and nonprofit organizations. Chairman ITCL holding, KSA, Morocco, UK, Canada, Slovenia, UAE.
Dr. Malek CHANNOUFIProject Coordinator STARTUPGATE, Tunisia
PhD.Systems and technologies of informations and communications
Firas KAROUIAcceleration Program’s head
Founder & CEO at U-Accelerator | Clustering and Technology transfer advisor, Tunisia
Oussema BEN BRAHEMEvent’s logistics Manager
CEO MCA Agency Network & Security Engineer
Mohamed Seifeddine AZZABIMobile & Web Developer
Computer Sciences Technologist, ICT Expert, Mobile and Web Developer.
Olfa HliouaCommunity Manager
Elyes Ben Amor CherifAdministrateur conseiller Chargé des Relations avec les Entreprises et les Startups
Amira Ben AhmedGraphic Designer
To us, this means not only build a sustainble African Startups Ecosystem and create the bridge between Africa and the rest of the world, but also maximizing the good we can do between us human beings. We are constantly improving to make the African Continent shining , smiling friendly, our community socially inclusive, and above all, helping to build a healthy African startups Ecosystem cutting with Corruption, lobbying and changing the world for the better