Technology

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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Boreal Light remote-monitoring technology recognized with the DIN Connect grand prize.

Berlin (Germany), November 2018. GreenTec is proud to report that Boreal Light has been selected as the grand prize winner of the DIN (German Institute for Standards) Connect Pitch competition. The DIN Connect Pitches and the DIN awards are organized annually by DIN together with the German Association for Electrical Engineering, Electronics, and Information Technology…

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GreenTec invests into Kenyan social networking app Netwookie LTD

Nairobi (Kenya) and Frankfurt (Germany) September 2018. GreenTec is pleased to announce its investment into Kenya-based Netwookie LTD. Netwookie has developed an innovative approach to mapping the social networks and relationships of virtually any ecosystem. The company’s proof-of-concept is demonstrated with the Netwookie app, which helps users find professionals and service providers on the informal…

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GreenTec invests into Nigerian Logistics solution Parcel-it

Lagos (Nigeria) and Frankfurt (Germany), October 2018.  GreenTec is very pleased to announce our investment into Nigeria based Parcel-it. Parcel-it is an alumnus of the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Program that has developed an on-demand logistics aimed at targeting the more than 20,000 daily delivery requests around Lagos, Nigeria representing a US $13 Billion annual market….

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ARED selected as one of 10 finalists for the Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) 2018

Zurich (Switzerland), September 2018. GreenTec Capital Partners is very pleased to report that ARED has been selected as one of the 10 finalists for the 2018 Innovation Prize for Africa. ARED was selected as a finalist from more than 3,000 applicants from 52 countries for its innovative Mobile Shiriki Hub which can empower millions of…

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Afrolynk 2018

Frankfurt and Berlin (Germany), August 2018. GreenTec and Microsoft will once again be co-powering the #Afrolynk 2018 conference along with the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), the German Corporation of International Cooperation GmbH (GIZ), and the Make IT Alliance. Afrolynk and related events will take place between the 29th and 31st…

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