Vesti Reaffirms Commitment to Startup Ecosystem, Headlines Lagos Startup Week 2023

June 1, 2023
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Vesti, the leading migration fintech company, is proud to announce its headline sponsorship of the highly anticipated Lagos Startup Week 2023, reaffirming its commitment to enabling the startup ecosystem. This annual event, now in its 7th edition, will be held from July 10th to July 15th, 2023, uniting entrepreneurs, investors, and industry leaders in a dynamic recognition of innovation. With a focus on fostering learning, facilitating meaningful connections, and nurturing the entrepreneurial spirit, Lagos Startup Week serves as a catalyst for growth and success within the thriving startup community of Lagos, Nigeria. By taking the lead sponsorship role, Vesti demonstrates its dedication to empowering startups, providing them with valuable resources and opportunities to thrive in today's competitive landscape. Moreover, Vesti plays a pivotal role in empowering the startup ecosystem through its proactive participation in various industry events. 

In addition to being the headline sponsor of the Lagos Startup Week 2023, Vesti extends its active engagement to other significant industry gatherings. From 6th to 8th June 2023, the company will be present at Money2020 Europe in Amsterdam, facilitating connections and collaborations within the European startup community. Following that, Vesti will leave its mark at Collision Conf. in Toronto, Canada, from 26th to 29th June 2023, actively contributing to the global discourse on innovation and entrepreneurship. Additionally, Vesti will maintain its involvement at the Lagos Startup Week, scheduled from 10th to 15th July 2023, reaffirming its dedication to the African startup ecosystem. Through its enthusiastic participation in these events, Vesti fosters knowledge sharing, networking opportunities, and financial empowerment for startups, ultimately driving their growth and success.

Lagos Startup Week 2023, themed "Inspiring Experience," celebrates the transformative power of individuals, ideas, and technologies. It delves into the intersection of technology, culture, innovation, and the startup ecosystem, recognizing startup founders as catalysts for change who shape Africa's future by creating opportunities and transforming industries.

Olusola Amusan, Co-founder and CEO of Vesti, expressed his excitement about the sponsorship, stating, "We're thrilled to sponsor Lagos Startup Week 2023 as it provides a platform for generating innovative ideas and solutions. At Vesti, we are committed to supporting the next 1 billion immigrants and the next generation of entrepreneurs, while advancing Nigeria's startup ecosystem. Our goal is to empower startup founders in Lagos to go global with U.S. O-1 visas. We look forward to learning about their work and helping them bring their businesses to the U.S."

“Lagos Startup Week is a unique destination for innovation and discovery for startups, founders & budding tech talents.  The forthcoming edition will bring together all stakeholders in the African tech ecosystem for an opportunity to connect, learn, network, generate business leads and connect with talents. Edition after edition, we keep getting better at what we do, and we encourage new companies to participate”- Olumide Olayinka (Partner, Prime Startups)

Building upon our commitment to the startup ecosystem, we proudly sponsor Lagos Startup Week 2023. We understand the power of fostering connections and showcasing groundbreaking innovations that drive the future forward. Through our dedication to empowering entrepreneurs with migration pathways and financial services, we aim to inspire the next generation of innovators and entrepreneurs in Nigeria and beyond. By doing so, we are fueling positive change and creating a better tomorrow for all stakeholders involved.

We are excited to invite all stakeholders to mark their calendars for Lagos Startup Week 2023, the premier tech event in Nigeria. This highly anticipated gathering presents an unparalleled opportunity for startups, founders, investors, and budding talents to come together, connect, and explore the latest advancements in the tech industry. To stay updated on the activities and learn more about Vesti's role as a headline sponsor at Lagos Startup Week 2023, please visit our website here. There you will find valuable information about our partnership, event highlights, and the latest updates on this exciting tech gathering.


Vesti’s vision is to be the go-to legal and financial services platform for the next 1 billion immigrants. The company is on a mission to be the preferred platform for immigrants before they emigrate, providing information, community and ultimately a smooth transition to immigrants. Through a set of tailored payment products, Vesti delivers hassle-free migration guidance and financial services to immigrants moving to the United States and other top destinations in North America and Europe. Founded by two brothers who immigrated to the United States, the company is backed by both Africa and US-based investors and boasts of a thriving community of dreamers who represent the next generation of builders. 

For more information, visit our website here.


Lagos Startup Week (LSW) is an annual event that has established itself as a pivotal platform for driving thought-provoking narratives and fostering connections within the tech ecosystem. With its upcoming 7th edition set to take place from the 10th to 15th of July 2023, LSW continues to serve as a beacon of inspiration and opportunity for entrepreneurs, investors, and industry leaders in Lagos, Nigeria. By providing a platform for learning, networking, and showcasing groundbreaking ideas, Lagos Startup Week continues to play a crucial role in shaping the future of the startup ecosystem in Lagos and beyond. It is a testament to the dynamic and innovative spirit of the tech community, as well as a catalyst for driving progress and fostering connections that transcend borders.

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