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Anandha Ponnampalam joins GreenTec Capital as Chief Technology Officer

Frankfurt (Germany), July 2021. GreenTec Capital Partners is very happy to announce that Anandha Ponnampalam has joined the company as Chief Technology Officer and Head of the newly formed Digital Transformation Business Unit. In this role he will lead the digitalization of the investment process at GreenTec and lead our efforts in bringing digital transformation…

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GreenTec Capital’s Co-Founders featured in Wir magazine

Frankfurt (Germany), July, 2021.  GreenTec is very pleased to share that Co-Founders, Erick Yong and Thomas Festerling, were featured in the June issue of Wir, a German magazine focused on entrepreneurial families. The article presents Thomas’ and Erick’s views on Africa’s start-up scene in an article written by Johannes Sell. The following are some (translated)…

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Fabienne Kirchhof joins GreenTec Capital as an Associate Focused on Promoting a Circular Economy in Africa

Frankfurt (Germany) June, 2021. GreenTec Capital is pleased to announce that Fabienne Kirchhof has joined the firm as an Associate currently responsible for leading projects supporting the newly founded Circular Economy 4 Africa consortium (CE4Africa). She will take on other responsibilities as CE4Africa matures and requires less time.  Fabienne comes to us with great professional experience having previously held…

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GreenTec Capital Chief Investment Officer, Tomi Davies, profiled on TechCabal

London, England & Lagos, Nigeria, July, 2021.  GreenTec Capital is pleased to share that its Chief Investment Officer, Tomi Davies (TD), is profiled in the June 29th issue of TechCabal. TechCabal’s Staff Writer, Daniel Adeyemi, conducted a thorough interview with TD covering his 20 years of investing in startups, and his life as an Angel…

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Yasser Lotfy joins GreenTec Capital as Associate in the Investment Business Unit

Frankfurt (Germany) June, 2021. GreenTec Capital is pleased to announce that Yasser Lotfy has joined the firm as an Associate responsible for sourcing, assessing and supporting startups in the Investment Business Unit.  Yasser comes to us with a background in finance and venture capital, which he will leverage in supporting the Investment Business Unit in acquiring and developing start-ups for our portfolio….

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Amitruck Teams with Sanergy to Remove more than 12,000 Tons of Waste Per Year

Nairobi (Kenya) and Frankfurt (Germany), June 2021. GreenTec Capital is very pleased to report that Amitruck has signed a partnership agreement with Sanergy, a Kenyan start-up working to address issues of hygiene and waste-management in African urban environments.  Symbolically, the two innovating African start-ups signed the partnership on June 5th, 2021, in honor of World Environment Day. Sanergy is a social venture that focuses on cleaning up fast-growing…

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