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GreenTec expands West African presence with establishment of Nigeria Office.

Lagos (Nigeria) and Frankfurt (Germany), October 2018 GreenTec is expanding its West African presence with the opening of a GreenTec office in Nigeria’s Lagos. The office will be supported by two new team members, David Ogundeko and Eniola Lawal. The opening of our Nigeria office represents the second step in GreenTec’s African expansion strategy. Situated…

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Onyeka Akumah (Farmcrowdy) and Brenda Kawesigye (Wazi Vision) nominated to Quartz’s list of Africa Innovators 2018.

Lagos (Nigeria), September 2018. GreenTec is very proud to report that two of our start-up’s founders are represented in Quartz Africa’s Africa Innovators 2018. They are: Farmcrowdy’s Onyeka Akumah and Wazi Vision’s, Brenda Katwesigye. Since 2015, Quartz Africa has worked annually to identify, recognize, and celebrate Africa’s innovators. This year’s innovators represent a range of…

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African Bamboo visits GreenTec’s Frankfurt offices

Frankfurt (Germany), August 2018. Last week, African Bamboo founders Khalid and Rania Duri came to Frankfurt to meet with the GreenTec team. The subject of the meeting was to coordinate activities such as the push towards the close of African Bamboo’s funding round and strategizing on the launch of the company’s IP business. African Bamboo…

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AgroCenta wins $500,000 at Seedstars World 2018

Lausanne, (Switzerland), April 2018.  GreenTec Capital Partners is very pleased to report that AgroCenta has been selected as the Global Winner of the Seedstars 2018 Global Startup Competition. The company won out against 12 finalists from more than 6,000 entrants from 65+ countries to claim a $500,000 investment from Seedstars World. Seedstars World is the…

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Farmcrowdy chosen as Digital Business of the Year at the Global African Business Awards

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), July 2018. GreenTec is very proud to report that Farmcrowdy has been selected as Digital Business of the Year at the Global African Business Awards (GABA). This is just the latest in a growing list of awards taken home by the Nigerian agritech company. The Global African Business Awards (GABA) bill themselves…

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GreenTec Capital Partners at the Africa Tech Summit London

London (United Kingdom), May 2018. Earlier this month, GreenTec’s founding partners, Thomas Festerling and Erick Yong attended the Africa Tech Summit London, at the Grange St. Paul Hotel. The Africa Tech Summit is a series of events planned for London in 2018 and Kigali, Rwanda in 2019. This was the third annual series of Africa…

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