We are a non-governmental organization

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Our Mission & Vision Statements


We are committed to empowering underserved individuals and communities in Africa to reach their full potential by providing access to quality education, resources, and opportunities through innovative and sustainable programs.


To build a future where transformative education, skill development, and equal opportunities empower individuals to unlock their potential, uplift communities, and drive sustainable economic growth.

Our SDG Commitments

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SDG 4 – Quality Education

We emphasize personalized training and coaching to equip university undergraduates with the latest skills, fostering lifelong learning and career success.

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SDG 5 – Gender Equality

We prioritize the inclusion and representation of women in our program and have established a screening process that aims to attract and select female candidates. Additionally, we bring onboard female executives, professionals, and coaches to serve as role models and mentors for our participants.

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SDG 8 – Decent Work and Economic Growth

We secure job opportunities that offer valuable industry experience, empowering participants to excel in the workplace and contribute to sustainable economic growth by bridging the academic-real world gap.

Meet our Management Team

The wonderful team making it happen at GearUp

Emmanuel Egyam

Founder & Executive Director

Judith Simons

Executive Director

Shadrack Duodu

Executive Director

Celestina Darko

Head, Public Relations

Felix Eshun

Head, Social Impact

Raymond Pobi

Associate, Finance & Partnership

Vickram Bhapi

Head, Admin & Human Resources

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