Welcome to Shell LiveWIRE

Shell LiveWIRE is the flagship enterprise development programme of Shell. The programme strengthens local economies across the globe by promoting entrepreneurship and developing entrepreneurs.


What is Shell LiveWIRE?

Every year Shell LiveWIRE supports thousands of individuals to access the knowledge, skills, networks and resources to turn their business ideas into successful enterprises which provide a sustainable income, create jobs and drive innovation.

Top Ten Innovators

Shell LiveWIRE ‘Top Ten Innovators’ highlights and rewards LiveWIRE businesses that demonstrate excellence in innovation.

Latest news

Shell Intilaaqah Oman: Supporting Local Entrepreneurs, One Translation at a Time

Shell Intilaaqah Oman’s support has helped local small business Tarjamah Translation weather COVID-19

Shell LiveWIRE’s South African Entrepreneurial Cohort Thriving

Despite COVID-19, the current cohort of Shell LiveWIRE South Africa entrepreneurs is making excellent strides.

Shell Desafío Joven: Helping Local Entrepreneurs Succeed

Supported by Shell Desafío Joven, the Cooperativa PUMA is empowering communities in central Argentina.

Shell LiveWIRE China: Helping Entrepreneurs Make their own Luck

Entrepreneur Qi Shenghong’s inspirational story shows the value of tenacity and resilience during tough times.