An Investment Guide for Technology Entrepreneurs in Ghana Launched
A guide has been launched for entrepreneurs who are in the technological domain to support their operations to become successful business men and women.
The guide which is entitled“Scale Up! Entrepreneur’s Guide to Investment in Ghana” is designed to provide new entrepreneurs and those who have been in the business quite for sometime in the tech sector with the necessary information required to control the Ghanaian entrepreneurial ecosystem.
The guide will aid entrepreneurs on how to raise funds for their businesses.
Make-IT in Africa, implemented by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development was launched in Accra.
One of the major problems for start-ups and SMEs in Ghana is financial accessibility.
With limited finance, entrepreneurs go through challenges in order to qualify for the limited resources.
The guide provides aways of acquiring grants and seed funds. It also includes diverse mechanisms such as angel investment, impact- oriented venture and debt.
It is very imperative that entrepreneurs are provided with information required to conduct their own self assessment on their level of investment readiness.