12 Ghanaian SMEs benefit from MEST Africa and Mastercard Foundation venture acceleration program

Meet the MEST Scale companies from our inaugural cohort
  • Accra Handyman — offers convenient booking of facilities as well as management and maintenance services.
  • Agro Innova − an AgriTech company using digital technologies to address challenges faced by smallholder farmers and the wider agricultural value chain.
  • BTL Africa − a Marketing solutions company with a focus on experiential, digital marketing, and consumer engagement solutions and content production.
  • Claron Health International − provides personalized, accessible, and affordable health care through its telemedicine platform and traditional medical services.
  • Darsfield Village Farms & Outgrowers (Darsfarm) — through their Darsfield EarthCare & Farm-Tech Foundation (Darsfoundation) project, Darsfarm uses technology to address the low level of productivity, processing, and distribution in agriculture in rural Ghana.
  • Green Gold Farms — an agribusiness tackling poverty, lack of economic opportunity, malnutrition, and related illnesses in Northern Ghana through large-scale agricultural production.
  • Medpharma Alliance International Limited — digitizing health care by providing e-consultation and e-prescription services with specialist medical practitioners.
  • mNotify − a cloud-based omnichannel communications portal that helps businesses promote and manage their digital customer engagement activities and scale their marketing.
  • National Beekeepers Association − trains smallholder farmers to adopt sustainable farming practices and integrate beekeeping practices to increase pollinator services and crop productivity, as well as improve the earning capacity of farmers.
  • Organic Trade and Investments (OTI) − an agribusiness export trading company with a focus on promoting accessibility of organic and natural ingredients from Africa to the rest of the world.
  • SnooCode − an offline digital addressing system that allows anyone anywhere in the world with a smartphone and the SnooCODE app to generate a memorable 6- or 7-digit alpha-numeric address code unique to their location.
  • XL Africa Group − a diversified outsourcing company, which provides services in the areas of human resources, projects and facility management, courier and delivery services, training and development, and construction services.

--

--

--

The largest Africa-wide technology entrepreneur training program, internal seed fund, and network of hubs offering incubation for startups: www.meltwater.org

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

I’m Russian From Ukraine

Russia launches attacks on eastern Ukraine

Earlier this month on February 3rd, 2020, the Seattle City Council passed a resolution condemning…

What it’s like to wage a lover’s war

Ethiopia’s New Industrial Leaders

Ar-Rahman Pyongyang Mosque The First Mosque In North Korea

The Thank EU, Next Edition

Should China’s wet markets be shut down?

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
MEST Africa

MEST Africa

The largest Africa-wide technology entrepreneur training program, internal seed fund, and network of hubs offering incubation for startups: www.meltwater.org

More from Medium

It’s Time to Find Alternatives to Spotify

Announcing our use case competition!

Low Blow Kicks off Festival Season with “House Revolution” via Protocol Recordings

First-ever GDSC Europe Ideathon