About I&P Conseil
Created in 2017, I&P Conseil is a structure of the Investisseurs & Partenaires group that encourages the emergence of entrepreneurship in Africa and prepares ecosystems for a better partnership relationship with investment funds, through training schemes addressed to entrepreneurs and public or private intermediary actors (incubators, accelerators, etc.). I&P conseil has also developed a study and consulting offer, which capitalizes on I&P's know-how in financing African SMEs, formalizing them, and measuring their impact.
I&P conseil supports a wide range of players in the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Africa:
⇒ I&P Accélération training programs
- Entrepreneurs, from the creation phase to scaling up
- Entrepreneurship Support Structures
⇒ Training on impact investment
- Major groups established or wishing to establish themselves in Africa
- Foundations of companies
- Impact funds or funds with a vocation
⇒ Feasibility studies, market studies and program design
- International donors and institutions
- Private or public structures wishing to set up an impact fund
- Large groups wishing to develop impact investment activities
Based in Dakar, Julie joined the I&P Conseil team in 2022 and works both on the coordination of acceleration programs and on consulting missions....
I&P Conseil references
I&P Conseil capitalizes on the 20 years of experience of Investisseurs & Partenaires in supporting impactful SME in order to offer a fine expertise to strengthen African entrepreneurial ecosystems.
How to support the acceleration phase of small businesses in the Sahel region : I&P publishes lessons from I&P Acceleration in Sahel’s mid-term evaluationNews | 02/05/2023Since 2019 with the support of the European Union, I&P has been preparing small and medium-sized enterprises in the Sahelian sub-region for investment through the I&P Acceleration in the Sahel program. Three years after its launch, I&P is proud to present the first lessons of the...
I&P organizes the 9th annual Entrepreneurs' Seminar, bringing together 60 African entrepreneursEntrepreneurs | 10/07/2023 From June 14 to 17, I&P and The African Club of Entrepreneurs hold the 9th edition of the Entrepreneurs’ seminar. This 3-day training session dedicated to digital gathered about sixty African entrepreneurs operating in a dozen sub-Saharan African countries. Discover the pictures...
A look back at I&P's 6th edition of the impact investing training courseNews | 27/06/2023 From June 21 to 23, I&P organised the 6th edition of its training course entitled "Becoming a player of the impact investing sector". Around fifteen participants from 8 different countries (Mali, Benin, Côte d'Ivoire, South Africa, the United States, Tunisia, Morocco and France)...
Promoting the business climate: I&P gathers SME support structures in CotonouNews | 09/02/2023From January, 31st to February, 3rd, I&P organized a regional meeting in Cotonou, Benin, for a training seminar aimed at strengthening the skills of stakeholders in the entrepreneurial ecosystem (accelerators, incubators, public and private intermediaries) and thus promote the development...
I&P publishes its Annual Impact ReportNews | 13/12/2022 I&P is pleased to present its Annual Impact Report, that presents the collective results of our different programs and funds. The report presents an overview of I&P's activities and impact methodology and goes through our six impact pillars : developing Africa entrepreneurship...
How to better support SMEs in their fundraising efforts? Discovering the Senegalese incubator ConcreeFormation | 19/01/2023In Senegal, Concree is one of the most dynamic incubators. In 2022, Concree benefited from Investment Readiness, a 9-month training program from I&P Acceleration in Sahel, funded by the European Union. Learn more about I&P Acceleration in Sahel Watch the video ...
I&P Acceleration in Sahel: End of the first edition of the Investment Readiness trainingNews | 22/06/2022In June, I&P gathered in Abidjan the first cohort of entrepreneurship support organizations (ESO) for a second training workshop. This meeting also marked the end of Investment Readiness training, which is the third component of I&P Acceleration in Sahel, funded by the European Union....
Afrique Créative entrepreneurs meet for the second time in BootcampNews | 29/03/2022 For the second edition of the Afrique Créative program, the eight entrepreneurs of the cohort participated in a Bootcamp in Tunis on the themes of preparing for fundraising and measuring their impact. The following participated in the event: The Burkinabe company BiiBop...
I&P's gender policy: What about gender diversity in private equity?News | 08/03/2022 For the International Women's Rights Day, I&P evaluated its gender policy on the basis of the annual report of the Deloitte & France Invest "Talents & Diversity" Commission, which aims to promote and encourage the role of women and gender diversity in the Capital Investment...
Afrique Créative Edition #2 is on !News | 12/07/2021 126 applications were received during the call for applications which lasted from April 19th to May 5th. The 82 eligible applications were reviewed and evaluated by the national partner incubator, an institutional representative (AFD, French Embassy or Institut français), and a partner...