Scale across Africa with Beem

Giving you and your startup what you need to succeed and grow your business across the African continent.

Our commitment

At Beem, we envision an Africa powered by enterprises, empowered through technology. In the coming decades, Africa’s growth and commerce will be driven by mobile technology in enterprises.

With that vision, we are committed to offering startups the means to grow and scale globally. We offer the resources and support needed to truly take off.

Interact and transact with customers across Africa using Beem’s startup credits and resources.

Beem Startup Program for Pre Series A businesses
Beem Startup Program for Pre-Series A business startups

Do you qualify?

Beem Startups is designed for pre-Series A startups looking to launch and scale their customer engagement strategy with Beem. For eligible founders, Beem Startups provides product credits, education, and resources.

See if you’re ready to apply for Beem Startup’s credits! To qualify, you must:

  • Be a Pre-Series A company looking to scale
  • Have been founded in the last 5 years
  • Have a Beem account
  • Be ready to use the Beem Startups credits in the next 12 months
  • Not previously received credits from Beem
  • Have an affiliation with a Beem Startups partner (e.g., accelerators, incubators or startup community)
  • Your startup operates in one of these countries: Angola, Benin, Botswana, Cameroon, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, Egypt, Kenya, Ghana, Malawi, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia.

What you get

Successful startup applicants get access to the essential tools that help them build and scale their startup easily across Africa.

This includes:

  • Free 5000 SMS or 1000 WhatsApp Broadcasts
  • 2 Months Free Two Way Shared SMS Shortcode
  • 2 Months Free Two Way Shared USSD Shortcode
  • 2 Months Free Moja Chat Platform
  • One on One Discovery Session
  • Customer Experience Webinars & Training
Beem Startup Program for Pre-Series A business startups

Why Beem?

Our Story

Beem’s history and mission are driven by a deep-rooted startup culture. We understand what it takes to scale a business across Africa and we want to help you achieve your goals.

Pan African Presence

Scaling to a new country, don’t worry, we’re already there. We’re present across 24+ African markets and continue to add more.

Focus on your customers

Beem gives you access to communication infrastructure and channels across Africa so you can spend more time focusing on what matters: improving operations, improving your product, and most importantly creating memorable mobile experiences for customers at scale – all from one Beem platform.

Africa Specific Omni Channel

We focus on Africa-specific channels such as SMS, USSD, Airtime & WhatsApp that are relevant for both online and offline customers.

How to apply?

To apply to Beem Startups, your accelerator or startup community will share a referral code which you can use to submit the contact form. If you’re not part of a partner program but still feel like you would be a good fit, feel free to get in touch with us via the contact form.

We proudly support the following Accelerators:

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