Thursday, December 8, 2022

2022 VentureCap Awards

The Venture Capital Africa (VCA) 2021 Awards are now shortlisted and judged separately from the Private Equity Africa (PEA) Awards. VCA...

Four investors in deal with Chinese giant

A consortium of four investors has signed an early-stage deal to back a $15 million series-B investment round into a Nigeria-based technology company focused...

US consortium backs ID checks platform

A consortium of US-based investors has signed a deal to back a series-A investment round into an Africa-focused technology company, which offers an identity...

Specialist investor in 20th fund deal

A specialist investor has backed a pre-seed investment round into an Egypt-based agriculture technology company – sealing the 20th deal from its maiden vehicle.

Ontario Teachers names new CFO

Canada-based pension’s manager, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (OTPP) has appointed Tim Deacon as its new chief financial officer (CFO). He...

SA investor in 7th fund early-stage deal

A South Africa-based investor has signed a deal to back a healthcare technology products manufacturer – sealing the seventh early-stage transaction from its open-ended...

FDV names new CFO

Frontier Digital Ventures (FDV) has named Eddie Lim as its new chief financial officer (CFO), hiring him from TAEL Partners, a Malaysia-based...

UAE investor in tech seed round

United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based Beco Capital has co-led a seed investment round to back MaxAB, an Egypt-based technology company focused on the consumer space.

Family office opens 2nd Africa office

A single family office investor has opened its second office in Africa, as it continues to build out its operations across Africa. Netherlands-based DOB Equity...

Family office in TLG portfolio deal

A Malta-based family office has signed a deal to invest additional capital into an Africa-focused financial technology services company – a company that is...