We are enabling success and economic growth in the South African technology sector, while leaving a global footprint.

We are enabling success and economic growth in the South African technology sector, while leaving a global footprint.

Innovation Based Enterprises South Africa (iBESA) is a business incubator based in South Africa, geared towards commercialising technological innovation.

We facilitate the creation and growth of innovation-based enterprises. Our efforts are primarily aimed at cultivating and harnessing linkages in the National System of Innovation (NSI) to build entrepreneurial capacity for innovative solutions.

iBESA enables success and economic growth in the South African technology sector by providing support and entrepreneurial mentorship to promising initiatives, in addition to finding and connecting these enterprises with the venture capital funding needed to develop thriving local tech companies.
 

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Our Services

Our multifaceted service offering addresses critical aspects, in relation to the commercialization of innovation, that are necessary for accelerating business growth. 

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INCUBATION

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TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER

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BROKERAGE

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FUND MANAGEMENT

iBESA unites remarkable entrepreneurs, expert mentors, and top investors in South Africa and globally.

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Support Network

Meet our partners who have helped propel iBESA portfolio companies: