About the Angel Pitch Den:
The Angel Pitch Den is a bi-monthly (twice a month on Sundays from 19:00GMT – 20:00GMT) zoom pitch session where selected startups get to pitch to Angel Investors for between $2K – $20K investments to seed their businesses. (Terms & Conditions Apply)
This is a project under the GrowthWithTiti Initiative. GrowthWithTiti is an initiative of Foster Awintiti Akugri, a tech influencer, investor, philanthropist, leader, and entrepreneur with a simple mission to break down the complexities of finding your purpose, defining your mission, and navigating the grey to crush your goals.
Important Information to Note:
Before you complete this application, kindly make sure you meet the criteria below:
1. You should be an incorporated/registered business
2. You should have a minimum of two (2) co-founders
3. You should be operating in sub-Saharan Africa
4. You should have developed your product or service
5. You should have paying customers
6. You should should have at least a one pager business plan
7. You should have a pitch deck
8. Make sure you have your numbers RIGHT!!!!
**An experience in an incubation program/business competition is a plus
Protection of Intellectual Property & Confidentiality
A non-disclosure agreement will be shared with your startup once you meet the requirement to proceed to the next phase of due diligence prior to the pitch session. This is to guarantee all information shared will receive the highest standards of confidentiality.
About Foster Awintiti Akugri
Foster Awintiti Akugri is the Founder & President of the Hacklab Foundation. He is currently the Incubator Manager for the Stanbic Bank Incubator Ghana (SBIncubator Ghana), an initiative of Stanbic Bank Ghana Limited, a member of the Standard Bank Group. He was the youngest participant at the World Economic Forum’s 48th Annual Meeting, Davos, Switzerland in 2018. He also serves as a member of the Malaika Coalition, a committee mandated by the Africa Regional Strategy Group of the World Economic Forum to work on the Africa 4.0 Initiative. He also serves on the Africa Growth Platform Working Group and was part of the team that lead the Digital Campaign Launch of the Platform during the World Economic Forum on Africa – Cape Town in September 2019. He was listed among 30 under 30 Future of Ghana Pioneers Class of 2019. Also named Atlantic Dialogues Emerging Leader Class of 2019 by the Policy Center for the Global South, Morocco. In 2019, he was also named amongst Top 100 Most Influential Young Ghanaians and Top 4 Most Influential Young Ghanaians in Science & Technology by Avance Media. He also received the President’s Outstanding Youth Prize in Science and Technology in 2019 by the Millennium Excellence Foundation. In 2020, He was listed amongst Top 50 Young CEOs in Ghana by Avance Media.