100 Globally Competitive Startups in Ghana

Across the world, outstanding stories are told of both the young and old becoming more innovative in delivering competitive solutions to the problems that the world faces daily. From the Mark Zuckerbergs of United States of America to the Aliko Dangotes of Nigeria, the exploits of individuals in business are shaping the world and transforming economies.

Here in Ghana, the story isn’t different. Young people are becoming more passionate and innovative, increasing the rate at which ideas are being commercialized into startup companies that are creating myriad opportunities, combating youth unemployment, bridging the skills gap and contributing their significant quota to the transformation of the economy of Ghana and Africa at large. Even more exciting is the global competitiveness of these ideas and startups regardless of the daunting challenges and obstacles faced in their development.

Shortlisted from a comprehensive list of several groundbreaking and high growth startups by Ghanaians; these 100 startups have become or are on their way to becoming market leaders in their respective industries. Aiming to be globally competitive, these startups are leaving no stone unturned in the pursuit of their vision. These are definitely the 100 Must Watch Globally Competitive Startups in Ghana from several sectors including but not limited to Agriculture, Finance & Investments, Fashion, Technology, Media, Entertainment, Manufacturing, Health, Education, Retail and e-Commerce, Energy and Social Enterprise.

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The African Network of Entrepreneurs (TANOE), an award winning Social Enterprise in partnership with Avance Media conducted a compelling research which received numerous public nominations leading to the creation of this 100 Globally Competitive Startups List being published ahead of TANOE’s Ghana Startup Awards which will also witness the official induction of Ghanaian Startups into the first cohort of the Ghana Startups Club 100.

In a conversation with Ekow Mensah, CEO of The African Network of Entrepreneurs (TANOE) he stated that more and more high-impact startups are flourishing in Ghana – young companies that innovate, solve hard problems, grow fast, create jobs and put Ghana on the world economic map. He emphasized that these companies deserve recognition and support from all of us as they hold the keys to solving the most pertinent socio-economic challenges faced in Ghana and Africa at large.

He said, “This 100 list is a definitive countdown to Ghana’s most innovative, inspiring and ground-breaking new companies. Some of the 100 are names or brands you will recognize for their phenomenal success stories and others you will be less familiar with but are making tremendous impact in their chosen sectors. Some of the companies on the list have existed for over 5 years and may currently not be Startups in nature; our decision to include them was based on their outstanding performance and tremendous growth serving as a source of inspiration and authentic case studies.”

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“Others are barely a year old but hold tremendous growth prospects. We look forward to inducting as many of them as possible into the Ghana Startups Club 100 at the upcoming TANOE Ghana Startup Awards later in the year.” He concluded.
Media Partners include; Joy Business and Business Day Ghana Newspaper.

Below are the 100 Globally Competitive Startups in Ghana.

1. 233 Apps
2. Abrantie Wear
3. Adinkra Pastries
4. Africa New Media
5. Agro Mindset
6. Ahonya
7. Akiboat Impressions
8. Akila Ghana Limited
9. Ameyaw Debrah Media
10. Anyako Farms
11. Asoriba
12. Atlantic Catering & Logistics Ltd
13. Azalia Co. Ltd
14. Best Point Savings & Loans
15. BKC Consulting
16. Boomers International
17. Brave Hearts Expeditions
18. BullHaus Entertainment
19. Chaste Clothing
20. Christie Brown
21. Cliq Africa
22. Coasters Co. Ltd
23. Cook House
24. CREO Concepts
25. Cylabite
26. Devio Arts Centre
27. Diamond Capital
28. Dropifi
29. Duaba Serwaa
30. eCampus LLc
31. Edel Technology Consult
32. Education Abroad
33. EIB Network
34. Era Global LLC
35. Events Guide
36. Express Pay
37. Farmerline
38. Fashionista Gh
39. Florish Multimedia
40. Forhey
41. GB Interactive Limited
42. Ghana Bamboo Bikes
43. Gifts Food Culture
44. Glitz Africa
45. Greeen Afro Palms
46. Hair Senta
47. Harmony & Charm
48. Harmony Trends Gh
49. Heel the World
50. Hetura Books Company limited
51. JE & F Company
52. Kantanka Automobile
53. KawaMoka
54. Kharis Media
55. Kusi Consulting
56. Leap Transmedia
57. Legacy Capital
58. Leti Arts
59. Logiciel Ltd
60. Louicage Studios
61. Mansuki Ghana
62. MapTech Logistics
63. MeQasa
64. Mercury Republic Events
65. Mesh
66. Mpawa
67. mSimps
68. Nakwes Technology
69. NandiMobile
70. Naya Naturals
71. NKACC Productions
72. Oasis Websoft
73. Orbit Money Lending Company
74. Papa Oppong Collections
75. Quik Medical Consult
76. RigWorld
77. Rosak Consult
78. SA4A Designs
79. Saka Homes Limited
80. Selina Beb
81. Seven Street Multimedia
82. Solar People
83. Solid Multimedia
84. Soronko Solutions
85. Store Foundry
86. Suba
87. Surfline
88. The CupCake Boutique Ghana
89. Unilynq
90. Unique Quality Products Enterprise
91. Utama
92. Wanjo Foods
93. Wazuri Enterprise
94. Wear Ghana
95. Websoft Solutions
96. Xodus Communications
97. Yougora Ltd
98. ZaaCoal
99. Zeepay
100. ZoobaShop

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Article by The Startup Network (TSN), tsn@tanoe.org0576274980, 0244512528 

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