Inclusive Business Accelerator (IBA)

The Inclusive Business Accelerator is a ‘one-stop-shop’ connecting entrepreneurs to investors and advisory services, to enable them to find the right local business partners, identify feasible opportunities, and acquire finance and market information.

Inclusive Business Accelerator (IBA)

The IB Accelerator exists of three components:

  1. The IB Accelerator online is an open innovation platform that connects social innovators, business coaches, impact investors and businesses. IBA online is a vibrant market place for ideas, knowledge, business support and venture capital. In this market place we will provide research and analysis, capacity development programs and investment services. This includes preparation of the business plan for investment and maximizing the financial and social return through selected investees.
  2. The IB Accelerator local support offices in our target markets where business experts help companies identify business opportunities, collect market intelligence, design a business, provide technical support, identify the right partners and get access to finance.
  3. The IB Accelerator collective connecting market intelligence, business scoping services, strategic partners and business networks to elevate inclusive business to the main stream.

Partners

  • BoP Innovation Center

    Staff size: Unknown
  • SNV Netherlands Development Organisation (SNV)

    Service Providers, Development Consulting
    Netherlands | Staff size: 1001-5000

    SNV is a not-for-profit international development organisation. Founded in the Netherlands in 1965, they have built a long-term, local presence in many of the poorest countries in...

  • Venture Capital for Africa (VC4A)

    Service Providers, Association
    Netherlands | Staff size: 6-25

    The Africa platform for startup funding, VC4A (Venture Capital for Africa) is a fast growing community of business professionals in 159 countries dedicated to building game changing companies on...

  • Nyenrode Business University

    Institute
    Netherlands | Staff size: Unknown

    Nyenrode Business Universiteit, founded in 1946, is the only private university in the Netherlands. It builds on the motto ‘for business, by business’.

    Situated on a...

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Key Information

LocationWorldwide
StatusActive
  • Start Date 2014
Sectors