SolarCreed wins FMO´s Finture Solutions challenge 2019
SolarCreed is one of the winners of FMO’s Finture Solutions challenge 2019. Finture Solutions aims to scale start-up businesses that have a positive impact in emerging markets. The solutions provided by SolarCreed are supporting the food production of farmers in Nigeria and therefore contribute to food security of the local population by using renewable energy sources.
FMO is the Dutch entrepreneurial development bank. They invest in more than 85 countries, support jobs and income generation to improve people’s lives in those parts of the world where the biggest difference can be. In addition to funding, they help companies to operate transparently and to grow in an ecologically and socially responsible way.
SolarCreed is a Dutch start-up. It was founded in 2016 to empower farmers in Africa to use the sun to grow, preserve, package and distribute food. SolarCreed is providing farmers in Nigeria with solar and water pump solutions to increase their productivity.
SolarCreed was advised by Tim Carapiet from Wintertaling advocaten en notarissen.