Oyin Solebo

Oyin is one of the remarkable figures making significant contributions to the tech and startup ecosystem in Africa.

As a seasoned investor, speaker, and Managing Director of ARM Labs Lagos Techstars Accelerator, she has played a pivotal role in nurturing innovation and empowering startups to thrive in the dynamic business landscape. Oyin’s journey in the world of technology and investment began with a passion for exploring new ideas and a relentless drive to make a difference.

Her foray into the world of investment was marked by her association with Techstars, a renowned global accelerator that provides mentorship, funding, and resources to startups. As the Managing Director at Techstars, Oyin took charge of the ARM Labs Lagos Techstars Accelerator, an accelerator program focused on supporting startups in Lagos, Nigeria.

In this role, she is the driving force behind the growth of numerous startups, providing them with the essential guidance and mentorship needed to navigate the challenges of entrepreneurship successfully.


Her expertise in investment and her keen eye for potential have helped many startups gain traction, secure funding, and scale their businesses. Oyin’s work extends beyond her role at Techstars.


She has become a prominent figure on the African tech scene, regularly participating as a speaker at various tech and entrepreneurship summits.


Through these speaking engagements, Oyin shares her insights, experiences, and industry knowledge with aspiring entrepreneurs, inspiring them to pursue their dreams and make a positive impact on the continent’s tech ecosystem.


Additionally, she actively advocates for diversity and inclusion within the tech industry, encouraging more women and underrepresented groups to pursue careers in entrepreneurship and investment.


By breaking barriers and challenging stereotypes, Oyin aims to create a more inclusive and equitable tech ecosystem where talent and ideas are valued above all else.


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