ABOUT AREOLIS ACCELERATOR 2022 COHORT
WHO CAN APPLY?
This call for applications concerns SMEs in Cotonou, Porto-Novo or Calavi, who wish to improve their economic performances and more generally, their development on local and international markets.
HOW IT WORKS ?
SME Accelerator Areolis Cotonou is a private venture. You will therefore be charged for our services.
For a period of 12 months, our experts will support the business manager in order to help him/her, advise him/her and carry out day-to-day operations, in all areas that affect the life of his/her business (management implementation of a sales strategy, marketing strategies, negotiations, purchasing strategy, tax optimization, implementation of management tools, human resources management, recruitment assistance, constitution and protection of a dynamic cash flow, etc. …).
At the end of the program, if necessary, we can help the company to raise funds.
WHAT ARE THE ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA?
Justify a turnover greater than or equal to 50 million FCFA excluding tax in 2021 and at least 2 years of financial background
3 years or more of existence
Be located in Cotonou, Porto-Novo or Calavi
WHAT IS THE LEADERSHIP PROFILE TARGETED?
We integrate into the program, leaders who really want to consolidate their business and make it move forward. These people must be open-minded and willing to exchange, rigorous and committed. They must have a real desire to grow their business towards a sustainable structure with transparent management.
WHAT DO YOU GAIN BY JOINING THE AREOLIS ACCELERATION PROGRAM?
An international network of entrepreneurs: you break your loneliness / isolation as an entrepreneur, by being connected to professionals who have chosen the same path you have.
Linking and privileged access to the best experts in the sub-region, to improve the performances of your company.
A new dynamism, a new approach, a new methodology to develop your business.
HOW TO APPLY?
Deadline for submitting applications: March 15, 2022 12:00 p.m.