Est. 2009 - Accra, Ghana

To become the most reliable partner for youth, skills and entrepreneurship development in Ghana and the African Continent.

TANOE - The Hub of Hope for African Entrepreneurs

The African Network of Entrepreneurs (TANOE) is a Social Enterprise registered in Ghana as a limited by Guarantee Organisation with the vision of becoming a hub of hope for African entrepreneurs.

Our Mission is to equip African entrepreneurs to build sustainable and globally competitive businesses through the provision of adequate training, relevant information, consistent technical and financial support and productive networks.

TANOE Networks TANOE Projects


Our intense passion for the development of a vibrant entrepreneurial culture and resourceful ecosystem creating jobs in Africa is what drives us to excel in what we do.



We strive to demonstrate excellence in the execution of our projects and initiatives, management of our networks and general operations and building of TANOE.



This is a composite of all of the skills applied that influences our team members to think, say and do the right things to achieve our vision and mission.



Recognizing the numerous challenges faced by entrepreneurs, TANOE is continuously putting in the needed structures and resources to make us as dependable as possible.

Our Objectives

To Enhance the entrepreneurial skills & capacities of entrepreneurs

To Promote an entrepreneurial culture through advocacies and forums

To provide business development support and capacity building resources to MSMEs

To alleviate poverty through entrepreneurship development

To provide accounting and managerial support to MSMEs

Some of Our Initiatives

Ghana Startup Awards

Ghana Startup Club 100

Ghana Startup Capital Fund

Startup Dialogues

Ghana Startup Festival

GirlEmpowered Conference

Face of GirlEmpowered

GirlEmpowered Skills BootCamp

Women CEO Summit

WomanRising Honours

Student CEO Summit

Ghana Student Entrepreneurs Awards

Student Enterprise Challenge

Ghana SME Week



Ghana Skills Expo

Money Fair


Pitch Challenge

Our Lists & Rankings

Top 60 Corporate Women Leaders in Ghana

100 Most Outstanding Women Entrepreneurs in Ghana

Top 100 Startups in Ghana

Top 60 SMEs in Ghana

Top 100 Student Entrepreneurs in Ghana

Top 100 Most Influential Women in Ghana