Sou Sou, an alumni of C5 Accelerate's PeaceTech Accelerator program in Washington, D.C., is named ‘Startup of the Week’ by the Washington Business Journal. Read more about how this crowd-banking platform is helping communities access loans.
Dropque’s founder, Opeyemi Akinwoleola, interviews with Punch Nigeria on why he started Dropque and how he fell in love with technology to create his recruiting software platform. Dropque is an alumni of the C5 Accelerate PeaceTech Accelerator’s fourth program.
Disrupt Africa features four Africa-based startups taking part in C5 Accelerate's PeaceTech Accelerator in Washington D.C. working to scale their ventures and solve problems related to peace, stability and security. The Accelerator welcomed startups from Ghana and Nigeria including Muster, Jetstream Africa, DevLess and Coven Works.
Ventureburn features African startups (two from Ghana and two from Nigeria) participating in C5's DC-based PeaceTech Accelerator. • Coven Works (Lagos, Nigeria): Creating employment opportunities for youth in post-conflict regions through software engineering training and connections with international corporations. • Devless (Accra, Ghana): Lowering the barriers to technology entrepreneurship through easy to implement toolkits for [...]
C5: Prestigious Team of Judges Announced for the Second Annual Shield in the Cloud Global Anti-Corruption Innovation Challenge
C5: Prestigious Team of Judges Announced for the Second Annual Shield in the Cloud Global Anti-Corruption Innovation Challenge The judging panel is tasked with identifying innovative solutions that combats global, political and corporate corruption and promotes good governance LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--C5, the specialist investment firm focused on cyber security, cloud computing, and artificial intelligence, today announced [...]
Startups will work to sustainably scale over eight-weeks through intensive mentorship and training Washington, D.C. October 5th, 2018 – C5, the investment specialist firm investing into cybersecurity, artificial intelligence and cloud, announces that on September 17th eight startups entered the PeaceTech Accelerator in Washington, D.C. The Accelerator is housed at the iconic United States Institute [...]
C5 Accelerate Job Description Investment Principal, C5 Accelerate, Washington, DC, USA Reporting to: Chief Operating Officer About C5 Accelerate C5 Accelerate is a London, Washington D.C., and Bahrain based technology investment firm. C5 Accelerate is developing a Cloud Accelerator Cluster in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and the United States, alongside Amazon Web Services. [...]
Three Cybersecurity Startups on the Cutting Edge Written by Mike Ravenscroft, Program Director, C5 Accelerate As technology advances and more personal, corporate, and government data is being stored online, the threat of cyber attacks has become increasingly prominent. Here at the PeaceTech Accelerator, three recent graduates of cohort 4 are focusing on ways to mitigate [...]
3DS proves that digital records keep us safe and authorities accountable Interview led by: Kimberly Richter, C5 Accelerate Lewis Wanjohi, CEO and founder of 3DS, a PeaceTech Accelerator participant, is digitizing record keeping in the developing world. Already active in Kenya’s law enforcement and healthcare industries, his organization improves transparency and accountability in markets where [...]
C5 launches the second annual Shield in the Cloud anti-corruption innovation challenge in collaboration with Amazon Web Services, SAP NS2 and PeaceTech Lab Challenge once again seeks best-in-class technology to combat global political and corporate corruption and promote good governance London July 13, 2018 – C5, the investment specialist firm focused on cyber security, cloud [...]