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Anandha Ponnampalam joins GreenTec Capital as Chief Technology Officer

Frankfurt (Germany), July 2021. GreenTec Capital Partners is very happy to announce that Anandha Ponnampalam has joined the company as Chief Technology Officer and Head of the newly formed Digital Transformation Business Unit. In this role he will lead the digitalization of the investment process at GreenTec and lead our efforts in bringing digital transformation…

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GreenTec Capital’s Co-Founders featured in Wir magazine

Frankfurt (Germany), July, 2021.  GreenTec is very pleased to share that Co-Founders, Erick Yong and Thomas Festerling, were featured in the June issue of Wir, a German magazine focused on entrepreneurial families. The article presents Thomas’ and Erick’s views on Africa’s start-up scene in an article written by Johannes Sell. The following are some (translated)…

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Fabienne Kirchhof joins GreenTec Capital as an Associate Focused on Promoting a Circular Economy in Africa

Frankfurt (Germany) June, 2021. GreenTec Capital is pleased to announce that Fabienne Kirchhof has joined the firm as an Associate currently responsible for leading projects supporting the newly founded Circular Economy 4 Africa consortium (CE4Africa). She will take on other responsibilities as CE4Africa matures and requires less time.  Fabienne comes to us with great professional experience having previously held…

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GreenTec Capital Chief Investment Officer, Tomi Davies, profiled on TechCabal

London, England & Lagos, Nigeria, July, 2021.  GreenTec Capital is pleased to share that its Chief Investment Officer, Tomi Davies (TD), is profiled in the June 29th issue of TechCabal. TechCabal’s Staff Writer, Daniel Adeyemi, conducted a thorough interview with TD covering his 20 years of investing in startups, and his life as an Angel…

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Boreal Light GmbH opened first of 28 Solar Water Desalination Systems in Kenyan Hospital

Mombasa (Kenya) & Frankfurt (Germany), June, 2021.  GreenTec Capital Partners is very proud to announce that Boreal Light GmbH opened its first of 28 planned solar water desalination systems in Kenyan hospitals.  Boreal Light developed and builds the independent desalination systems to operate in “off-grid” areas. Dr. Hamed Beheshti, CEO of Boreal Light said “The…

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GreenTec’s Tomi Davies joined virtual panel focused on the Acceleration of Digitalization

Frankfurt, Germany & Lagos, Nigeria GreenTec Capital is pleased to share that Tomi (TD) Davies, its Chief Investment Officer, participated in Nerds Unite 2021 panel webinar focused on “Acceleration of Digitalization” moderated by Ms. Linday Quaynor, a Financial Industries Industry Leader in the Deloitte Lagos office. Ms. Quaynor addressed the first question to TD. “How do…

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