The South Africa startup ecosystem is one of the most robust and developed on the continent thanks to several strengths, including significant consumer and business markets, sophisticated entrepreneurial talent, and strong corporate sector. South Africa has access to local capital and ties to a growing number of international investors. High tech startups thrive in the midst of a growing number of startup support organizations active in the ecosystem.
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Investors in African high-tech startups
Chanzo Capital is a growth capital firm investing both capital and mentoring in high-tech startups and scaleups in Kenya, Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Ghana and South Africa (KINGS) – these countries make up the "KINGS" of Africa's digital economy.
We invest between $500K and $5M staggered over the exponential growth phase of the company from Series A to C.
The firm intends to finance the growth and development of the high-tech sector through the provision of capital, mentoring and value creation services to our portfolio of companies - we term this "mentor financing".
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Pan-African fintech company connecting over 180m mobile wallets, enabling low-cost, secure digital payments across networks & countries
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Seed, Early Stage Venture