The Nairobi Garage community is a hybrid of the cities most high growth and high impact ventures

Job opportunity// Senior Accountant with Africa’s Voices Foundation

Job opportunity// Senior Accountant with Africa’s Voices Foundation Our member Africa’s Voices is looking to hire a Senior Accountant to manage finance functions. The assignment involves performing accounts duties, working in close collaboration with the project teams. Ensuring proper financial management, assisting in the preparation of budgets and strict adherence to finance policies and ensuring…

Partech partners joins Nairobi Garage

Partech Partners joins Nairobi Garage

Partech Partners joins Nairobi Garage Partech Partners is a private equity and venture capital firm has joined our ever-growing community. Based at our Office Space in Kilimani, Partech Partners is a company that specializes in all levels of funds including seed, startup, late venture, early, buyouts, mid venture, later stage, emerging growth, bridge financing, and…

women entrepreneurs

African Development Bank initiative gets $61.8 million for African women entrepreneurs

African Development Bank initiative gets $61.8 million for African women entrepreneurs The Governing Committee of the Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative (We-Fi) has approved a funding allocation of $61.8 million for the African Development Bank’s Affirmative Finance Action for Women in Africa (AFAWA) program. We-Fi is a partnership among 14 donor governments, eight multilateral development banks, and…

Coworking spaces for mums

Workspaces designed for working mums

Workspaces designed for working mums Imagine sipping complimentary coffee, responding to emails uninterrupted, attending back to back meetings with clients, catching up with your daily reports while your child plays with other kids in the next room. That is what the workplace of the future or the now is envisioned. I would think that this…

Corporate data in Rwanda

Asoko Insight, Orbitt partner to create Africa’s largest digital investment ecosystem

Asoko Insight, Orbitt partner to create Africa’s largest digital investment ecosystem Asoko Insight and Orbitt, Africa’s first deal origination and processing platform, have announced a partnership that will establish an expanded digital platform for companies, investors and advisers across the continent. Combining Asoko’s unique data acquisition model and growing database of over 50,000 companies with…

Office space Nairobi

Office Space Perks that Matter Most

Office Space Perks that Matter Most While setting up an office space in Nairobi, there are a couple of things that one needs to look for. However, most people overlook some office perks that would help employees stay motivated and feel appreciated. Employees want a work environment that encourages fun and helps them be more…

Glovo secures funding in bid to grow its operations

Glovo secures funding in bid to grow its operations Our member, Glovo, one of the world’s fastest growing delivery players has announced a €150 million ($169M) Series D funding round, led by international venture capital firm Lakestar. The start-up, which recently launched in Nairobi, and is based at Nairobi Garage Westlands will use this injection…