Mentor Led

Sw7 (Start with Seven) is the largest Mentor Led Tech Innovation Accelerator in Africa with over 85 Tech Founder CEOs mentoring, creating Access To Market & To Funders.

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LinkedIn

Join the largest Tech Startup LinkedIn Group in Africa for information on the latest Tech Innovation, events, resources & content, helping Tech Founders on the continent connect.

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@Sw7 Workspace

A co-working, incubation & acceleration space, a community. Hotdesks, dedicated desks, meeting rooms, parking, high speed internet, printing, regular meetups, group & individual mentoring sessions.

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Sw7 Cape Town

Sw7 Accelerate in partnership with Standard Bank Incubator ran until April 2016 at @ Workshop17, Cape Town. If you are interested in future accelerator programmes, please register below.

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Sw7 Fintech

Sw7 FinTech in partnership with RMI AlphaCode ran until April 2016. If you are interested in future accelerator programmes, please register below.

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Sw7 London

Sw7 together with the Department For International Trade (DIT) organised the first Trade Mission to Innovate London for Emerging & High Growth Tech businesses looking to expand their footprint into the UK. This November, we look forward to the Dealmakers visit to Johannesburg & Cape Town. Please register if you would like to attend.

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Programmes

Sw7 provides a number of programmes incorporating group & individual mentoring sessions

Sw7 Accelerate

Sw7 (Start With Seven) is the largest Mentor Led Tech Innovation Accelerator in Africa comprising a 9 week part-time evening mentor-led programme with over 80 Tech Founder CEOs mentoring covering a 7-step process to define & execute strategy from late ideation through to launching, acceleration, growth & exit. Register for the next programme (dates in 2017 tbc). Please register below if you are interested in applying for future accelerators.

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Sw7 Cape Town

Sw7 partnered with Microsoft BizSpark & Standard Bank Incubator to offer Sw7 Accelerate for Technology & high growth Innovation markets at Workshop17, The V&A, Waterfront, Cape Town.  This programme ran from November 2015 to April 2016. Please register below if you are interested in applying for future accelerator programmes.

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Sw7 GTM

Focused on increasing access to market, Sw7 GTM (Go To Market) is a 5-week programme which builds out your strategy execution plan to create greater traction & momentum for your business with focus around your customer & the market, ensuring your monetisation & pricing is market appropriate. Please register below if you are interested in applying for future programmes.

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Sw7 Legal

Sw7 Legal, IP & Branding looks at the protection of your IP & brand in the context of international expansion, the options available & the risks to consider when scaling your business. Please register below if you are interested in applying for future programmes.

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Sw7 Invest

Sw7 Invest is for those looking to invest in or support the Tech Innovation sector, providing them with insight on current trends in this sector & a toolset to identify good opportunities. Please register below if you are interested in applying for future programmes.

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Sw7 Express

Sw7 Express is a 2-day Train The Mentor programme for Innovation teams & for those looking to invest in the Tech Innovation sector or to engage with Founders & Innovators in Africa. Please register below if you are interested in applying for future programmes.

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Founders

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    Keith Jones

    Sw7 Founder

    About Keith Jones

    Keith Jones launched and ran his own IT business for eleven years. He exited by reversing on the stock exchange in London (AIM), did two fund raises, 1.5m GBP and 5m GBP, six acquisitions, an MBO and a couple of disposals. The entity they created was the leading business intelligence business in it’s sector in Africa and is now worth over 1B Zar. His fifteen years experience of performance management, strategy execution and analytics assists Techstartups in accelerating their launch and growth into a highly competitive market.

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    Odette Jones

    Sw7 Founder

    About Odette Jones

    Odette Jones has international Board level experience with listed companies such as Experian, Symantec, L’Oreal and Timberland. London based for eighteen years, her focus was on emerging markets primarily in the HR space. Her background in organisational psychology and coaching at an executive level together with her strong focus on team and individual performance management leverages the BOSI profile to assist the Founders in understanding how to drive engagement and performance at an individual and team level.

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We would be happy to hear from you anytime....big or small ideas, advice, a cup of tea, world domination discussions a specialty!

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