About Us

Africa 1st Summit


The Summit brings together the most influential business thinkers and doers, entrepreneurs and investors from across the continent and abroad.

Entrepreneurs Network


Entrepreneurs Network are by-invitation-only networking meetings for entrepreneurs and business leaders. We focus on B2B matchmaking and investment pitches. 

Africa 1st Award


The Africa 1st Award acknowledges excellence, innovation, leadership, entrepreneurship, African venture of the year, sustainability, investment and customer engagement.

Capital Surge


Capital Surge is an equity crowdfunding platform for entrepreneurs and businesses in our network seeking investment from accredited investors - we support start-up ventures by linking early stage 

and emerging businesses with investors as they are about to enter fast-growing stage.

Captains of Industries


Profiling Africa’s elites and business insights - . We profile entrepreneurs and business leaders as well as feature exclusive insight and business intelligence into market performance and how businesses can position themselves to capitalize on these opportunities. 

Africa 1st Fund


The Africa 1st Fund aims to invest in African solutions for African challenges - Our fund identifies businesses opportunities that addresses African challenges and will have measurable impact and create meaningful, transformative change.

Africa First Entrepreneurs Network NPC (Africa 1st) mission is to create the largest network of African entrepreneurs and change makers; from aspiring entrepreneurs to businesses with over $500 million annual turnover.