When entrepreneurs in Africa need advice on scaling their companies, they can turn to a source both far away and close at hand – Stanford Seed, the Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies.

Since 2011, Seed, an initiative led by Stanford Graduate School of Business, has helped more than 150 African businesspeople grow their firms and adopt new strategies. Seed’s West African center opened in 2013 in Accra, Ghana. In May 2016, Seed expanded to East Africa with a second center in Nairobi, Kenya.

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