Scaling African Solutions

HYBR’s purpose is scaling positive impact to bring real and lasting change for the African ecosystem.

We aim to solve difficult and intractable challenges to bring prosperity to all.

Our Missions

To fulfil our purpose we are pursuing three innovation missions.

Circular Economy

Our mission is to accelerate Africa’s transition towards adopting circular economy principles and actions which are re-localised, regenerative and restorative by design.

Inclusion

Our mission is to create opportunities that enable inclusive African societies for the benefit of many, especially women, youth, and those affected by inequalities.

Sustainable Lives

Our mission is to improve the quality of life, health, and well-being for all Africans.

Each mission is a critical response to a generational societal challenge.

Our Services

We have three complementary roles which are reflected by our services.

Venture Builder

Creating and supporting scalable ventures that develop new solutions that shift key markets.

Innovation Partner

Designing, testing, and scaling innovative solutions which move the impact needle.

System Enabler

Creating bespoke structured approaches to prepare for and to solve multi-faceted difficult problems.

Driven by measurable outcomes.

Partners

LONDON

Scott Walker

Partner

Two decades of professional experience advising a wide range of clients on a broad spectrum of innovation, strategy, government relations, policy, public and corporate affairs, research, and sustainability issues around the globe.

LAGOS

Charles Ojei

CEO & Partner

20 years experience conceptualising and scaling high impact projects and ventures using innovation across diverse sectors and markets. Previously held leadership roles at Procter & Gamble, DuPont, General Electric and Samsung Electronics.

CAPE TOWN

Vu Qabaka

Partner

15 years experience building ventures and entrepreneurial ecosystem across Southern Africa and well beyond. Extensive experience setting up innovation spaces and consulting at executive committee levels on business strategies.

Our Network

We operate a lean and agile structure.

CORE TEAM

Responsible for the operation and function of the business across strategy, operations, commercial, finance, and communications. Dedicated innovation specialists and project managers with broad cross-category expertise.

ASSOCIATES

Subject matter authorities and/or niche experts with distinctive highly specialised skill sets. Associates supplement the Core team with in-depth proficiencies.

AFFILIATES

Networked organisations and/or individuals offer a broad range of services that complement the Core team.

ADVISORS

World authorities and renowned experts in their fields who provide the critique necessary for improvement and progression.

Our network model enables us to go further faster, be radically original, achieve greater lasting impact, and do so with ruthless efficiency.

Execution Experience

Corporates

We help large businesses bring the power of innovation to life for both commercial and social impacts. We have extensive sectoral experience and have worked all over Africa and beyond.

Public

We work with international governments, donor organisations, and NGO/civil society actors to help them think and act differently for public value.

Entrepreneurs

Our work with start-ups and ecosystem enablers has assisted ventures from ideation stage through to scale-up implementation.

Investors

We work with investors to ensure businesses are well placed to obtain financial investments to grow quickly.

Academics

We work with academic partners to ensure knowledge, data, and evidence is most effectively diffused, deployed, and utilised.

We have generated significant and proven value through our programme delivery.

Contact Information

LONDON

+44 (0)7976 959575

LAGOS

8 Rock Drive, Phase 1, Lekki Peninsula, Lagos, Nigeria.

+234 802 360 1448

CAPE TOWN

5th Floor, Block B, Woodstock Exchange,
66 Albert Road, Woodstock, Cape Town, South Africa

+27 (0) 67 177 8855

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