Technology

GreenTec Capital at the AGRF and Pitch Agrihack 2019

Accra (Ghana) and Frankfurt (Germany), September 2019. GreenTec Capital was very happy to be present and support the annual African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) held in Accra, Ghana last week. The 2019 edition of the forum was supported by both GreenTec Capital Partners, as well as, the GreenTec Capital Africa Foundation (GCAF). As a part…

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Legafrik’s TooSign Digital Signature Solutions approved by CEPICI, Cote D’Ivoire

Abidjan (Cote D’Ivore) and Frankfurt (Germany), July 2019. GreenTec is very pleased to report that Legafrik’s blockchain powered digital signature solution, TooSign, has been approved for use by the Center for Promotion of Investment in Ivory Coast (CEPICI). This approval means TooSign signed documents will be accepted for all business documents and formalities in Cote…

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GreenTec Capital Partners to attend the 2019 AGRF and Pitch AgriHack in Accra, Ghana

Frankfurt (Germany), July 2019.GreenTec Capital CFO Thomas Festerling and members of the GreenTec team will be in Accra, Ghana this fall to attend the 2019 African Green Revolution Forum. Thomas will return as a judge for the Pitch AgriHack start-up competition, while the GreenTec Capital Africa Foundation support the event with a €5,000 prize and…

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Farmcrowdy’s CEO Onyeka Akumah named to The Africa Report’s list of the 100 Most Influential Africans

Lagos (Nigeria) and Frankfurt (Germany), June 2019. GreenTec is very proud to report that Farmcrowdy CEO Onyeka Akumah has been listed on The Africa Report’s list of the 100 Most Influential Africans. The list represents the The Africa Report’s first ranking of the top Africans who control the levers of power across politics, business and…

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Farmcrowdy awarded the 2019 UNIDO ITPO International Award for Agribusiness.

Rome (Italy) and Lagos (Nigeria), May 2019. GreenTec is very pleased to report that Farmcrowdy has been selected as one of 8 recipients of the UNIDO ITPO International Award 2019 for Agribusiness. Farmcrowdy was selected from among more than 440 applications representing over 100 countries and 5 continents. UNIDO ITPO is the United Nations Industrial…

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Farmcrowdy raises US$ 1 Million funding round.

Frankfurt (Germany) and Lagos (Nigeria), March 2019. GreenTec Capital is pleased to report that Farmcrowdy has raised an additional $US 1 million in funding. The Nigerian agritech company empowers small holder farmers by connecting them with farm-sponsors through its digital platform. The company will use the additional funding to expand operations into 20 Nigerian states,…

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