Bringing Africa's youth to the forefront of Africa's economic reconstruction


Creating African-bred global businesses

is our passion

ZAF was founded by Yale University alumni who share a common vision and passion for African development. Its mission is to enable and accelerate growth of promising African startups while helping them fulfill their stated economic and social goals.

"Africa's Entrepreneurs and those they inspire are the lifeblood of Africa's rise." 

Tony O. Elumelu, Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation