AgroCenta Named Seedstars Global Award Winner 2018
AgroCenta, the startup tackling food access and stock flow issues across communities in Ghana won up to US$500,000 in equity investment and unique growth opportunities after being named Seedstars Global Award Winner 2018 at the Summit Day held in Lausanne, Switzerland on 13th April 2018. Seedstars Summit is an opportunity for stake holders in impact investment, tech and entrepreneurship in and from emerging markets to network and profit from a unique hands-on growth experience.
Startups participated in a two-day bootcamp; a private Investor Forum where they had the chance to pitch to be considered one of the 12 finalists to compete on the main stage. They also had the chance to attend more than 700 one-on-one sessions with investors. AgroCenta; founded by Francis Obirikorang is an online sales platform that could connect smallholder farmers directly to an online market which has a wider geographic size to sell their commodities.