The Startup Ecosystem of Benin

While Benin’s startup scene is still young and is not ranked in the GSEI 2023, there are some notable startups that are paving the way for innovation: ,


While Benin’s startup scene is still young and is not ranked in the GSEI 2023, there are some notable startups that are paving the way for innovation: , .



Regional Ranking

In Western Africa

Global Ranking



Benin Top Startup Industries

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Software & Data
1 startups

1 startups

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Ecommerce & Retail
1 startups

1 startups

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1 startups

1 startups

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Benin Ecosystem Health Check

The health check tables allow you to look at the performance Benin has in each of the parameters that are part of StartupBlink's ranking algorithm. There are five tables, corresponding to the three subscores, the subscore analysis and industry ana...

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The Startup Ecosystem in Benin

In 2023, Benin register a rise in Software & Data startups. Some of the most notable success stories in this industry are those of , .

Global Rank

Benin is ranked below the top 1000 startup ecosystems globally.

Top Industries

Benin’s startup scene is best represented in Software & Data, Ecommerce & Retail, and in and Healthtech.

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