swyft DNA


At swyft we empower entrepreneurs in Africa to turn their ideas into profitable and scalable businesses.



Our pragmatic and down to earth approach helps entrepreneurs move from theory to real life entrepreneurship in no time.



We equip entrepreneurs with the latest tools, methodologies and techniques used worldwide. Placing them in the best position to compete and grow.



At swyft we fund entrepreneurs, get you 'investor-ready,' and connect you to potential investors.


Who we are

Swyft is the platform for African startups to turning project into sound, structured businesses.

  • At swyft we combine more than 30 years of global experience in helping small to large companies in various sectors, set-up, grow and transform their businesses.

  • Locally connected, swyft has a comprehensive global network with deep roots in Africa. We benefit from presence in Accra (Ghana), Lomé (Togo), Lagos (Nigeria) and Johannesburg (South Africa).

What we do

Our main focus: Founders

  • Provide seed funding to sub-Saharan African startups
  • Assist to validate and improve their business model
  • Facilitate route to market
  • Ensure readiness to benefit from further funding
  • More than money, we help founders to be successful by giving them the tools to do so independently.

    We partner with investors - individuals and institutions - who are interested in opportunities with explosive growth potential.

    What is Investor-Ready?
    We ensure that the criteria investors require to assess your projects are met. At the end of the program you will be equipped with:

    • a validated and scalable business model
    • a confirmed customer base
    • a realistic financial projection

    Ready to turn your idea into a profitable business? It’s as easy as 1-2-3

    1. Fill in the form.
    2. Submit your application.
    3. There is no 3. Get on with it :)

    We will get back to you in a timely manner.