Kenyan fintech startup Kwara has been selected for the Norrsken Impact Accelerator in Europe’s unicorn capital: Stockholm, Sweden.
Norssken announced that Kwara is one of the twenty startups selected to join the prestigious Norrsken Impact Accelerator. This follows applications from over 120 countries, placing Kwara in the top 1% of impact startups across the globe. Unicorn founders and serial entrepreneurs will offer tailor-made support during the 8-week program. The program concludes with a pitch in front of 150+ top international investors such as Accel and Norrsken VC.
Norrsken VC is a €125 million impact VC fund investing in the best entrepreneurs that solve societal issues using technology. The vision for the Norrsken Impact Accelerator is to create real change through investing in the next generation business models. They focus on businesses where the impact is a result of the core operations and impact and profit go hand in hand.