Accelerate innovative impact-driven start-ups
in Africa to protect our Oceans

We depend on the ocean,
and the ocean depends on us.

Our Vision

Be the movement that inspires more ocean-conscious entrepreneurs and form the tribe that demonstrates the commercial viability of an ocean-minded economy.

Our Mission

Provide a platform – digitally, physically and emotionally – where entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, businesses and other stakeholders can connect, inspire, collaborate and access the resources they need to succeed



Support to the development of policies for the local Blue Economy in African Countries.

Eco-system Support

Thought leadership, matchmaking and convening within the African Blue Economy..



Start-ups accelerated in our previous two cohorts


Countries represented in last years applications


Ventures have successfully raised external funding


External funding raised by the startups

Our Partners