Tech Lab Africa Profile

Tech Lab Africa

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Contact Details

Bandwidth Barn, 5th Floor, Block B, Woodstock Exchange, 66 Albert Rd, Woodstock, Cape Town 7925

Tech Lab Africa will help you refine, test and gear your proposition for scaling, with the support of senior executives from Barclays Africa as well as local and international mentors and industry experts from leading corporate and institutional partners.

We aim to seek out, attract and support the most innovative, disruptive early stage ventures in the broad fields of FinTech and Health Tech. Successful applicants will join a 3 month programme in Cape Town, during which time Tech Lab Africa will work to catapult venture growth through facilitation of high touch engagement with local and international mentors, as well as senior Barclays Africa executives, subject matter experts and industry leaders. Tech Lab Africa will output a portfolio of businesses that Barclays Africa can further support during their growth journey.

Focus Areas

Target Client / Entrepreneur Profile
  • Existing businesses
  • Inventors
Entrepreuneurial Motivation
  • Growth and scaling

Entrepreuneurial Phase
  • Early
  • Accelerate / Expansion
Target Industry
  • Information and communications technologies
  • Fin Tech
  • Health Tech

Location / Demographic Area
Location: Cape Town

  • Urban
Services Offered
  • Business and entrepreneurship Training
  • Funding and Financing Assistance
  • Individual development and soft skills training
  • Market Research
  • Mentorship
  • Networking
  • Office/Studio Space/ Co-working space
  • Preferrential Procurement

Funding Provided
  • Venture Capital
Business Support Type
  • Co-working Space
  • Corporate Entrepreneurship Initiatives
  • Incubator
  • Investor
  • Mentorship
  • Networking, Community & Start-up Events

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