Venture Capital for Africa is proud to announce the 16 corporations which have been chosen for the VC4A Venture Showcase – Seed A and Series A tracks.
The 2021 portfolio corporations have been vetted by Venture Capital buyers by means of a rigorous referral and choice course of and characterize one of the best Seed and Series A funding alternatives on the continent.
They display robust revenues and aggressive edge, are well-positioned for regional and worldwide enlargement and are engaged on vital improvements within the healthcare, finance, transport, commerce and schooling sectors. All corporations present technology-intensive or innovation-based services or products which can be presently accessible in a number of African markets.
The founders will showcase their companies to buyers in the course of the Africa Early Stage Investor Summit on the 4th to fifth of November 2021, a signature business occasion organized by VC4A and its accomplice the African Business Angels Network (ABAN).
The rounds vary between $400K and $20M and buyers can get their seat on the desk by means of the devoted AESIS DealRooms organized within the week following the Summit. Since 2017, the Showcase portfolio corporations have collectively raised over $160M in enterprise capital.
See the chosen startups under:
Series A monitor portfolio:
Seed monitor portfolio:
Venture Residency Program
Over the subsequent six weeks, the chosen startups will take part in a digital investor readiness program aimed to get them in high fundraising form for #AESIS2021.
The workshops will probably be led by famend African buyers: Aaron Fu of Catalytic Fund, Aniko Szigetvari of Atlantica Ventures, Gregoire de Padirac of Orange Ventures and Andrea Bohmert of Knife Capital, and will probably be complemented by workplace hours with area consultants and excessive profile visitor speaker periods. The entrepreneurs will even be linked to high Venture Capital and angel buyers for one-on-one mentorship.