|Sectors||Agribusiness, Artificial intelligence, Clean technology and energy, Healthcare|
|SDG||1. No Poverty, 17. Partnerships to achieve the Goal, 3. Good Health and Well-being, 5. Gender Equality, 6. Clean Water and Sanitation, 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure|
Villgro Africa is an early-stage business incubator and impact investor that supports health, life science and agricultural startups on the African continent – to transform product and process innovations into viable, scalable businesses that impact the base of the economic pyramid (BoP).
The Villgro Africa team has over 30 years’ experience in R&D/academia and entrepreneurship in the region that is relevant to healthcare and life sciences technology commercialization. Our partnerships and networks span across the R&D, commercialization and funding pipeline to leverage local and foreign investments for global impact in the region.
In the last 5 years, Villgro Africa incubated and committed $1M+ in seed funding to 20+ innovative enterprises. Through our incubation program, these startups have gone on to raise close to $15M in follow-on funding and impacted more than 2.2 million lives across Africa.
Affordable technology-powered diagnostics for Africa
Saving the lives of Children
|Uganda||Artificial intelligence, Electronics, Healthcare|
Africa's online medical network.
|United Kingdom||Education, Healthcare|
Save For Health, Save A Life.
|Uganda||Financial services, Healthcare||Startup stage|
|The Pathology Network|
Lab diagnostic efficiency through Membership, Digital Pathology and AI
|Kenya||Artificial intelligence, Cloud solutions, Healthca…||Growth stage|
|Enzi Health Limited|
|Kenya||Big data, Fintech, Healthcare||Growth stage|
Next generation emergency response for emerging markets
|Kenya||Healthcare providers and services, Transport and l…||Growth stage|
High-Quality Healthcare, Everywhere
|Kenya||Artificial intelligence, Healthcare providers and …||Growth stage|
Bringing 3D printing to low/middle income countries.
|United States of America||Healthcare||Startup stage|
Inclusive insurance for emerging customers
|Kenya||Financial services, Insurance||Growth stage|