The Tony Elumelu Foundation Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 3
  • Investments
  • 13
  • Portfolio
  • 10
  • Exits
  • 2

The Tony Elumelu Foundation General Information


The Tony Elumelu Foundation was founded in 2010 and is based in Ikoyi Lagos, Nigeria. The foundation is focused to improve Africa's economic development by enhancing the competitiveness of the African private sector. The foundation creates impact through business leadership and entrepreneurship development programmes, impact investments, research and policy advocacy.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Other Investor Types
Impact Investing
Limited Partner
Primary Office
  • Heirs Place, 1 MacGregor Road
  • Ikoyi
  • Lagos
  • Nigeria
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The Tony Elumelu Foundation Investments (13)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
PowerStove 01-Jul-2019 Grant 000 Coal and Consumable Fuels Equipment Generating Revenue
00000000 07-Mar-2017 000000000000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue
00000000000 01-Dec-2016 00000 000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue
0000000.00 18-Sep-2015 0000 00000 000 Social/Platform Software Startup
00000000 000000000 10-Aug-2015 0000 00000 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue
000 00000 00000 20-Apr-2015 000000000000 000 Other Media Out of Business 0000 0000000
0000000 01-Apr-2015 000000000000 0000 Distributors/Wholesale Generating Revenue
000000 0000000000 01-Jan-2015 00000 0000 Logistics Startup
African Management Institute 31-Dec-2014 Grant 00000 Educational Software Generating Revenue
500Shops 01-Sep-2014 Accelerator/Incubator 000 Business/Productivity Software Out of Business
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The Tony Elumelu Foundation Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
ChowHub 01-Aug-2019 Out of Business
000 00000 00000 000 00 00000000
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The Tony Elumelu Foundation Team (6)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Tony Elumelu Founder 0 0 Lagos, Nigeria
Awele Elumelu Trustee Lagos, Nigeria
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