SME100 Africa

SME100Africa is a social enterprise that supports young African entrepreneurs along their journey towards professional success. We have successfully organized 4 editions of our annual pitch competition with over 10,800 applications from 30 countries.

We have injected $50,000 into youth led businesses and have facilitated investments of almost $1mn into small businesses in Africa. SME100Africa HQ is based in Lagos, Nigeria and our community has more than 100,000 members across Africa.

We help existing and future entrepreneurs plan, launch, manage and grow their businesses. SME100Africa stimulates entrepreneurship among young Africans.

SME100Africa inspires, empowers and equip young entrepreneurs and SMEs in Africa by providing them with 5 key requirements for business success.


What we provide

SME100 Africa inspires, empower and equip entrepreneurs and Small
and medium scale Enterprises in Africa by providing them
with the 5 key requirements for business success;

Capacity Development

Education (Capacity development)

We help the process of development and strengthening of skills, abilities and provide you with resources which organizations look out for.


Collaborate and connect with people in all industry sectors using our various platforms.

LSBS 6.0


A mentorship program that helps you fulfill your potential. Get mentored by various experts from a wide range of fields to improve your skill base.

Access to finance

Financial intelligence pays off. Engage in our one-on-one sessions as we provide a way to higher financial attitude.

Access to finance
Lsbs 6.0

Access to market

Providing you access to the sme100africa community to find and patronize great local / foreign businesses.

Lagos Small Business Summit 6.0
Access to market


Meet the team of experts that are behind the scenes

We have an amazing team with the experience and skills to develop your business plan, coach and mentor you in a way that works for you.


Join a team of problem solvers, entrepreneurs, designers and creators in their best form

Charles Odii

Contact us

Need assistance with our services? We’ll get you the help you need. Feel free to contact us.

Plot 26 Moloney Street, Onikan, South-West Ikoyi, Lagos , Nigeria.