Direx Selected for Barclays Black Founders Accelerator 2023 Program

Direx Selected for Barclays Black Founders Accelerator 2023 Program

Direx is thrilled to announce its acceptance into the highly coveted Barclays Black Founders Accelerator 2023 cohort. This marks a significant milestone for our company, and we are eager to embark on this transformative journey.

The Barclays Black Founders Accelerator is a prestigious 12-week program meticulously designed to empower black founders in the United Kingdom on their quest to scale their businesses. The program offers an array of invaluable opportunities, including masterclasses, personalized mentoring sessions, and unparalleled access to a network of investors and strategic partners. It is a testament to Barclays Bank’s commitment to fostering diversity and inclusion in the entrepreneurial ecosystem.

At Direx, we recognize the immense value that the Barclays Black Founders Accelerator brings to our mission. This unparalleled opportunity will allow us to learn from some of the brightest minds in the industry, gain access to essential resources, and establish robust relationships with seasoned professionals and fellow entrepreneurs.

Our gratitude goes out to Barclays Eagles Lab and Foundervine for their unwavering support and belief in our vision. We are truly excited to make the most of this exceptional opportunity and leverage it to take Direx to new heights.

This achievement reflects our dedication to growth and innovation and our unwavering commitment to creating a lasting impact in our industry. We look forward to the growth, knowledge, and partnerships this accelerator program will undoubtedly bring to Direx.

About Direx:

Direx is an all-in-one cloud-based business management solution tailored specifically for hospitality and hospitality business owners in Africa. Our mission is to enable these businesses to seamlessly adapt to and thrive within the digital landscape while maintaining direct connections with customers and navigating their growth trajectory on their own terms. You can find out more on our website: https://getdirex.com 

About Barclays Eagles Lab:

The Barclays Eagles Lab provides a range of support services to help startups grow, including co-working space, mentorship, networking opportunities, access to funding, accelerator programs, events and workshops, and many more. We are funded by Barclays, the UK government, and other partners. You can find more information about our programs and services on their website: https://labs.uk.barclays 

About Foundervine:

Foundervine is an award-winning social enterprise specializing in digital start-ups and scale-up acceleration programs. Since launching in 2018, Foundervine has helped over 2,000 diverse future leaders create, test, and sustain enterprises. Learn more at https://www.foundervine.com