Access Bank Plc has launched the second edition of its Womenpreneur Pitch-a-ton programme, focused on supporting female entrepreneurs.
The Womenpreneur Pitch-a-ton Africa 2020 campaign is created to provide female owned businesses across Africa a chance to access finance and world-class business trainings as well as mentoring opportunities.
According to Access Bank, the programme will provide an enabling environment for female entrepreneurs to grow their businesses.
At the unveiling of the second edition of the programme, Group Head W Initiative, Ayona Trimnell said “Access Bank has been a leading advocate for women’s economic empowerment in Nigeria and this is the key motivation for the W Initiative which caters to the women economy particularly in the areas of capacity building and creating networking opportunities for women.”
Ayona further stated that the Pitch-a-ton is an expansion of the womenpreneur Business Workshop, under the Bank’s women proposition, the W Initiative.