Support and prosper

London Stock Exchange Group launched the ELITE programme in Morocco in 2016, in partnership with Casablanca Stock Exchange, and expanded into West Africa with the BRVM countries in 2017. ELITE is an ecosystem designed to help ambitious companies scale-up, structure for growth and be more competitive in the global marketplace. ELITE combines education, business support, mentoring and access to expertise and funding. The businesses involved will all benefit from introductions to advisers and investors, while being able to tap into a wider community of over 1,000 ELITE companies from around the world.

Sector at a glance

  • 8 - The number of African countries represented in the ELITE programme
  • 90+ - The number of african companies interacting with ELITE
  • 2 - The number of companies featured in the ELITE programme that were part of the Companies to Inspire Africa 2017 report