First Angel Fair West Africa to be hosted in Lagos

Onyeka Ibeanusi  | Wednesday, 5 February 2014 | 914 Total Views


The first Angel Fair West Africa will be hosted in Lagos from 30th to 31st March 2014. The event is expected to bring more than 100 entreprenuers and investors from within and outside Africa together to do deals in Lagos.

The event is organised by the Angel Africa List (AAL) in partnership with the Lagos Angel Network (LAN) and the African Venture Capital Association (AVCA).

Angel Fair is an event that brings together accelerators, incubators and emerging businesses from across the African continent and investors to do deals.

The idea for an Angel Fair with a pan-Africa focus was created by South Africa based
ArtLogic in partnership with renowned angel investor and technologyentrepreneur, Ghanaian Eric Osiakwan and Jamie Clyde, a corporate entrepreneur and CEO of THE IN COMPANY. “Half of the 20 fastest-­â€growing economies in the world are in Africa and never before has the continent been so open for business.