News

08 October, 2014
In a guest post on the blog, Ecosystems and Empires, AAN Founder...
01 October, 2014
AAN portfolio company Andela raised capital from leading investors that include Steve Case (founder of AOL), Chris Hughes (co-founder of Facebook), the Omidyar Network, and Carmelo Anthony (New York...
26 September, 2014
On CNBC Africa's Open Exchange, Tunde Kehinde and Erchin Eksin, Co-CEOs of Africa Courier Express (ACE), discuss the logistics industry in Nigeria. ACE is a rapidly-expanding AAN portfolio...
23 July, 2014
Emma Kaye founded AAN portfolio company Bozza, a digital distribution platform that enables artists to connect with fans seeking locally-relevant content. Her success with Bozza, Triggerfish Animation...
08 June, 2014
AFK Insider interviewed the co-founders of Wabona, an AAN venture. In these videos, the co-founders discuss how they started their venture, the...
20 May, 2014
In this video, Elizabeth Gould, Technology Correspondent for Bloomberg, discusses mobile money's rise to prominence in Kenya.
09 May, 2014
Recently AKF Insider in New York invited Pule to talk about Africa Angels Network. Below are the links to the three-part interview.
13 April, 2014
AAN submitted a pitch to Yahoo! Chairman Maynard Webb's Webb Investment Network (WIN) Pitch Competition. Starting around the 26 minute mark of this April 10, 2014 Bloomberg West episode, Mr. Webb shares his thoughts on the best pitches from...