CcHub Partners Google To Launch PitchDrive for African Startups


Nigeria’s top technology innovation center CcHub in partnership with Google for Entrepreneurs launches PitchDrive, an entrepreneurship tour that will take 15 African startups to 5 major European cities which includes London, Amsterdam, Berlin, Zurich and Paris for 3 weeks.

PitchDrive will showcase the best of African start-up ecosystems selected from across the continent and all on a mission to inspire and be inspired to grow. This is a rare exhibition of Africa’s finest, all with a strong drive to make history.

A first of its kind, participating start-ups will spend the 3 weeks pitching to over 300 pre-qualified investors across the 5 cities. With the support of Google for Entrepreneurs partners, expect to reach the crème de la crème of the European investment community.


  • Are you a tech start-up based in Africa?
  • Are you a legally registered enterprise able to demonstrate a minimum of 12 months revenue-generating operations?
  • Can you demonstrate income generation of minimum $100,000 in the last 12 months?
  • Are you (Founder/ CEO) available for the tour from August 14th till September 2nd?
  • Are you are willing to contribute $3,000 towards the overall cost of the trip


  • Meet and share experience with other pioneering start-up founders from across Africa.
  • Opportunity to showcase your business to over 300 investors.
  • Explore international opportunities and learn from Europe’s frontier tech markets.
  • Be part of a drive aiming to collectively raise a minimum of €20 million.
  • Participate in carefully curate
  • d training sessions facilitated by renowned experts.
  • Build a strong business network across Europe and expose your start-up to millions of viewers through the PitchDrive Diary show on Youtube.


Application closes on June 18th, 2017.

For more information, visit the official CcHub/Google fo Entrepreneurs PitchDrive page.





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