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Our Story

Working Together for a

Better Future

La French Tech is the French startup movement. A unique ecosystem that brings together startups, investors, decision-makers, and community builders.

 

It’s a powerful vector for spreading the culture of innovation and recognition of startups around the world.

La French Tech

Cape Town - Johannesburg

Since the creation of the first French Tech Hub in South Africa in 2016, our mission has been to strengthen and support our community of tech entrepreneurs and to become one of the biggest French Tech Hub in Africa. 

We aim to highlight and utilize the opportunities in the country and strengthen the partnership between France and key players in the local ecosystem.

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What we do

Social actions and Tech for good

With help from our social incubators, co-financed by the South African government. We have welcomed over 80% of previously disadvantaged tech entrepreneurs

(25% of whom are women)

Support

We help our community throughout the year by hosting webinars or Business Mentorship sessions.

A platform for accelerating French start-ups towards Africa

by leveraging our numerous partnerships and organizing events to encourage networking, exchange experiences, and helping startups connect with the right investors.

Relaying French Tech's actions in Africa

by building brand awareness, relaying programs and creating numerous joint initiatives with local Tech communities.