Sahara Ventures is a group of companies consisting of Sahara Sparks, Sahara Consulting and Sahara Accelerator.
Sahara Consulting focuses on managing for impact projects using ICTs and Innovations. Sahara Consulting helps organization engage with the community through designing and developing projects that directly touches the community. Sahara Consulting adopt new innovative approaches that are based on Human Centered Design using ICT as a tool.
Sahara Accelerator is both Venture Backed Accelerator and Corporate Sponsored Accelerator. Sahara Sparks scout for startups in Africa worth the investment and linking them to regional and global investment agencies while providing mentoring and technical supports
We incorporate innovation, design thinking and ICT tools in everything we do. We always put users (clients) at the center of our design process. These are our values:
Brilliant (Innovative and Smart)
Organized (Timely and Structured)
Loyalty (Love and Respect)
Determined (Results Oriented)
In context, ‘Hatua’ is a Swahili word meaning, ‘taking steps, taking initiative; the word could also mean, ‘taking action’.