Set New Limits

The Good Business Evolver addresses to sustainable SMEs based and operating in Ethiopia. Our development programme is tailored to help you improve your production and services, expand your business and enter new markets.

Apply until February 20th
For your application you can use our online form with a few basic questions. After a detailed screening we will set up a short list and invite you to introduce your company in a short pitch presentation. We are already excited to receive your entries!
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What you get

The TGB Evolver is a customized development programme for mature impact ventures that thrive for expansion. Each company will be looked at individually and get to work in 1:1 sessions with mentors that match their needs and goals.

Facilitiesand Access

  • Free work and meeting space on the TGB Campus - based at iceaddis (March 15th - May 30th)
  • Free access to selected local and international events and business networks

Tailored Training and Mentoring

  • Assessment of  your individual needs, pain points and expert requirements
  • Individual business consulting by local and international experts in 1:1 mentoring sessions- aligned to your business goals
  • An individual expansion strategy tailored in exchange with international business professionals

Business Development

  • Funding up to 450,000 Br (as voucher for services or products to implement developed goals and strategy- based on concept and excellence of performance within the program)
  • Opportunity for direct match with private investor from Germany

The Application process is easy: you can send us your application by submitting a Telegram video about your company of 3-5 minutes.

Your way in

The current TGB Evolver batch is
designed for companies in the three sectors:

  • Food & Nutrition
  • Style & Leisure
  • Health & Wellbeing

You should ideally meet
the following criteria:

  • Your company is based and operating in Ethiopia
  • Your company isthree years or more in operation
  • You offer a unique sustainable product, service or a solution
    that supports sustainable development and businesses

Do you have any questions? Don't hesitate to contact us via e-mail You can also call the TGB programme management at iceaddis: +251(0) 11 667 4804

The Business Sectors

The current batches of the TGB programmes are addressed to three economic sectors that include a variety business areas. You can apply with your B2C or B2B products, services or even technical solutions. What is important to enter the program: Your business should aim for a positive impact on society or environment and enable a sustainable production, consumption and fair work conditions.