About Us

Startup Lagos is the premier platform driving innovation and growth in the African startup ecosystem. As a pioneering force, we are committed to empowering startups, entrepreneurs, and investors across the region. Our mission is to bridge the gap between ambitious ideas and successful ventures, creating a thriving entrepreneurial landscape.

Our Vision

To emerge as the leading platform for news, data, insights, and connectivity within the African tech ecosystem.

Our Mission

To become the primary destination for African tech news, statistics, and insights.

Creating Vibrant Spaces for Collaboration

Through strategic partnerships with leading startup hubs, we, at Startup Lagos, offer entrepreneurs vibrant spaces to connect, learn, and collaborate, igniting a symphony of innovation and growth. We firmly believe that collaboration is the linchpin to unlocking the full potential of African startups. But that's not all—our platform goes above and beyond, providing a plethora of features that empower startups to thrive and flourish.


1. Startup Marketplace: Listing Startups for Sale, Merger, or Acquisition

Our Startup Marketplace is a thriving ecosystem where startups can list themselves for sale, merger, or acquisition. By bringing together potential buyers and sellers, we facilitate seamless transactions that fuel growth and expansion. Whether you are seeking a strategic partnership or looking to diversify your portfolio, our marketplace is the conduit for serendipitous connections.

2. Digital Shop: A Marketplace for Product Offerings

In our ever-evolving digital realm, startups can leverage the Digital Shop on our platform to showcase and sell their product offerings to other startups. This virtual marketplace fosters a culture of mutual support where startups can access innovative solutions and cutting-edge products to enhance their operations.

3. Job Board: A Hub for Vacancies and Talent Acquisition

A thriving ecosystem requires a dynamic workforce. Our Job Board serves as a rendezvous point for investors, startups, and hubs to list vacancies and seek talent that aligns with their vision and goals. It's a place where aspirations meet opportunities and where the seeds of future success are sown.

4. Research and Development Function: Forging Paths in Deeptech

The world of startups in deep tech is a realm of untapped potential. Our platform hosts an exceptional Research and Development function, facilitating collaboration between startups and research experts. Startups can tap into a wellspring of knowledge by funding research projects and finding solutions that push the boundaries of innovation.

In essence, Startup Lagos is more than just a platform; it's a thriving ecosystem teeming with opportunities for startups to excel. From listing startups for strategic partnerships to accessing cutting-edge products, from seeking talent to nurturing research and development, our platform pulsates with a symphony of collaboration and growth.


Join Our Mushroom Community: An Enriching Quarterly Meetup

Experience the vibrant camaraderie of Startup Lagos' Mushroom Community, a quarterly meetup that unites startups, entrepreneurs, and stakeholders in a celebration of community and growth.

What to Expect:

  • Engaging Talks: Immerse yourself in thought-provoking discussions led by industry experts and successful entrepreneurs. Gain valuable insights, tips, and strategies to elevate your startup to new heights.

  • Play Video Games: Unwind and have a blast as we bring together video game enthusiasts in the startup community. Enjoy friendly competitions and forge lasting connections.

  • Delicious Food: Indulge in a delectable array of culinary delights, creating the perfect environment for networking and idea exchange.

  • Live Music: Groove to the beats of live music performances, inspiring creativity and collaboration.

  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with like-minded individuals, fellow entrepreneurs, and potential investors. Expand your network and build meaningful relationships.

  • Business Growth and Learning: Leverage this platform for growth-oriented experiences. Learn from seasoned professionals and gain practical knowledge for your startup's success.


Accelerating the growth of Africa's tech ecosystem