Our African business incubation landscape is made up of 19 incubators, each with an average yearly operations budget of $335.5K, which equates to nearly $6.4M annually for the region. With regards to sector focus, over one third (42%) of Africa’s business incubators are concentrated on ICT, whilst Non-specialized incubation programmes are the second biggest focus. The third biggest sector in the African business landscape is Cleantech (16%). A further 11% are focused on Biotech. No incubators on UBI Global’s sample of Arican business incubators are focused of Life sciences. Incubators focused on Social/Environment and Other have a small but equal share of sector focus with 5% each.
Europe’s business incubators have attracted a total of $2,4B in investment, meaning each of the 117 incubators has received an average of $20M each. With regard to deal flow, Europe as a whole receive 15.3K applications per year, equating to an average of 131 per incubator.
With regards to sector focus, nearly half (47%) of APAC’s business incubators are concentrated on ICT. The second biggest Asia Pacific focus is on the category of other (34%), these are incubators that have a sole focus on such industries as video games and fashion to name just a few niches. The third biggest sector focus category is Biotech (9%).There are no incubators on UBI Global’s APAC sample that concentrate their effort towards social environment or life sciences. Non specialized incubators make up (6%) of the APAC landscape and cleantech is the smallest sector with (3%).
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STOCKHOLM. On June 3rd, our international team of research operatives in Stockholm embarked on our most ambitious and informative webinar experience we have held to date by presenting 10 webinars in 7 languages over 1 day, an event we named WEBINAR WEDNESDAY.
After the data collection period in March, April and May, we are now ready to share some of the preliminary results of the UBI Global Benchmark 2015.