Finance and Funding

GreenTec Capital CEO Erick Yong featured on Voice of America’s “Our Voices” program

Frankfurt (Germany), March 2021.We are very happy to share that GreenTec Capital CEO and Co-Founder, Erick Yong, was recently interviewed on VOA (Voice of America) Africa’s Our Voices program by Tatenda Gumbo.  The program’s theme was Africa’s Surging Mobile Money Market, and Ms. Gumbo began by stating “Africa is the largest market for mobile money”…

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Boreal Light closes USD $7.5 Million Investment Round.

Frankfurt and Berlin (Germany), January 2021. GreenTec Capital Partners is very happy to report that Boreal Light GmbH has successfully closed an Investment round raising USD $7,500,000. The investment was made in partnership with a US based family office affiliate, represented by Mr. Lane Pitcairn Pendleton, specialized in global wealth management investments. Boreal Light’s co-founders…

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Why invest in Africa now? Four Questions with GreenTec Capital’s CIO Tomi Davies

Frankfurt (Germany); November 2020. We sat down with GreenTec Capital Partner’s CIO Tomi Davies (TD) to ask him a few questions and get a better sense of what one of Africa’s most prominent and recognizable angel investors has to say about his plans for GreenTec, his investment thesis, and the future investment landscape in Africa….

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Maxime Bayen keynotes at Africa Venture Capital Gathering hosted by Google for startups UK

London (United Kingdom) and Frankfurt (Germany), February 2020. Last week, Maxime Bayen attended an Africa Focused VC gathering hosted by Google for Startups UK in London, United Kingdom. Maxime joined a select group of Africa-focused investors and African start-ups to discuss challenges, successes, and learnings of investors in supporting high potential start-ups from across Africa….

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WidEnergy surges into 2020 building on strong growth

Frankfurt (Germany) and Lusaka (Zambia), January 2020. GreenTec Capital Partners is very pleased to report that WidEnergy Africa LTD closed its 2019 fundraising goals very successfully. The woman-led Zambian company specializes in the distribution of affordable and renewable last-mile energy solutions and applies an innovative and impactful PAYGO model (Pay as you go) for its solar…

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GreenTec Capital and the Make IT In Africa Initiative to offer Due Diligence Training Seminars: Apply Today!

Frankfurt (Germany), July 2019 GreenTec Capital Partners and the Make IT in Africa Initiative are very pleased to announce and open call for applications for a series of one-day training sessions on Due Diligence. The course is targeted at at start-up enablers (e.g. managers of innovation hubs, accelerators, incubators, or other entrepreneurship intermediaries or support…

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