Bandama Group of Enterprises (BGE) is a federation of skills and partners, at the service of the countries it works with. Our aim is to initiate, support and develop reliable, dynamic and sustainable projects with high added value, enabling the partner country to set up synergies and positive strategies between the various social and economic operators. 


BGE's main objective is to promote technology transfer, business exchange and skills transfer with Africa and thus strengthen the socio-economic cooperation between Africa and Germany / Europe.


Our team is based in Abidjan (Ivory Coast) and Hamburg (Germany).


BGE is divided into 5 entities: Bandama Academy - Bandama Consulting - Bandama Events - Bandama Magazine - Bandama Promotion

BGE entities 

Professional training has become indispensable both for people looking for work and for existing staff. Bandama Academy's mission is to conduct training courses through its consultants and to provide learners with new skills and knowledge.

  • We organise tailor-made training courses and interactive and collaborative workshops. We define the most relevant axes according to the issues.
  • Our consultant-trainers are experts in their fields. Operational training with levels according to your expectations and needs.

Within the framework of Bandama Academy, we also offer, in Abidjan, edutainment workshops of various types for a youth target (slam workshop, poetry, novel writing, blog, etc.).

Bandama Consulting's main objective is to promote technology transfer and trade with Africa and thus strengthen economic cooperation between Africa and Germany. We act as a contact partner, impulse generator and mediator at the same time.

  • Consulting and analysis
  • Business development
  • Project monitoring
  • Delegation travel

Bandama Events organises reference business and cultural events between Europe and Africa.

  • BE offers an opportunity for African and European companies to share their expertise and meet potential partners to build business relationships through conferences, thematic workshops and B2B meetings.
  • BE promotes African artists on their continent. BE is a cultural platform that supports creativity in Africa and promotes their work internationally.

Bandama Magazine is a new media platform dedicated to trends in culture, music, economy and entrepreneurship in Africa and the African Diaspora.

  • Its ambition: to discover and promote African talents
  • Our guiding principle: a new vision of Africa.

Companies that (re)invent Africa.

Alongside entrepreneurs, we identify the actors who innovate in Africa, who create impactful solutions that move the continent. Bandama Promotion is a platform for the promotion of African or Afro-descendant startups. It was created with the aim of supporting, promoting and enabling targeted startups to have more visibility but also to benefit from an ecosystem favourable to their development.