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GreenTec Capital featured in BDI’s Success Stories in Africa

Berlin and Frankfurt (Germany), December 2019. GreenTec Capital is very pleased to report that we have been featured in the latest publication of the BDI (Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie) “Success Stories in Africa: Entrepreneurs on their on-site commitment.” GreenTec was asked to provide our experience and perspective on doing business and investing in Africa, joining…

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GreenTec CFO Thomas Festerling featured in the German finance monthly Capital

Frankfurt (Germany), July 2019. GreenTec Capital was featured in the July issue of “Capital,” one of the premier German financial magazines. GreenTec Capital and CFO Thomas Festerling were featured as a part of the “Aufbrecher: Gute Idee und die Köpfe dahinter”(‘Groundbreaker: Good ideas and the minds behind them”). The column featured a high-level overview of…

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WeeTracker features interview with GreenTec CEO Erick Yong

Frankfurt (Germany), April 2019. GreenTec is very happy to report that WeeTracker has recently published an interview with our own CEO Erick Yong. WeeTracker, is a leading African media company that focuses on small business, entrepreneurship, technology, and start-ups in Africa. The platform aims to connect start-up ecosystems across the globe and to be a…

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PEBL Founder and CEO Vincent Van Wyk Invited to Namibian Parliament Chambers

 Windhoek (Namibia) and Frankfurt (Germany), November 2018. In a historic moment for Namibia and the young start-up, PEBL founder and CEO Vincent Van Wyk, was invited to the Namibian National Assembly (NA) floor. Van Wyk is the first non-parliamentarian to be invited to the Parliament Chamber floor in the history of Namibia. He was…

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Germany announces €1 Billion fund building on African investment momentum

Frankfurt (Germany), November 2018. The highlight of last week’s G20 meetings was arguably German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s pledge of €1 Billion to support European small and medium-sized enterprises investing in Africa. The fund’s announcement comes as the result of the German G20 Presidency and represents a fundamental shift in Germany’s development policy. Working with the…

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GreenTec featured in Kevin P. Hoffman’s “Eine etwas andere Starthilfe für Afrika” in “Der Tagesspiegel”

Frankfurt (Germany), October 2018. GreenTec is pleased to report that we have been featured in an article by Kevin P. Hoffman in “Der Tagesspiegel”. The article titled “Eine etwas andere Starthilfe für Afrika” (A slightly different jump start for Africa), is published in context of the G20 Investment Summit set for tomorrow on October 30th,…

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