The British Council in Nigeria held a Business Acceleration Bootcamp for entrepreneurs in June 2017. The Business Acceleration Bootcamp was for entrepreneurs in Nigeria with early stage businesses (0-2years) looking to scale and/or to attract potential investment and support.
The bootcamp included interactive workshops and mentor led sessions delivered by Oxygen Startup, UK.
Oxygen Startups works with entrepreneurs across the globe at every stage of their startup journey – be that an individual with a great idea, to a fully formed high growth company poised to receive investment. They provide curriculum of expertise and support to enable individuals and companies to refine their ideas into successful high growth businesses.
Some outcomes for bootcamp participants were:
- Learn and be mentored by UK and Nigerian entrepreneurs
- Increased capacity to build more sustainable and scalable enterprises
- Better understanding of approaches to funding opportunities and investor requirements.
You can read more on the facilitators of the bootcamp below. You can also stay up to date on any new projects we may have on our Enterprise Projects page.