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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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Shequity Invests in Ecodudu

Frankfurt (Germany) and Nairobi (Kenya), October 2020. We are delighted to report that Ecodudu has been selected for an investment from ShEquity. This will be the third investment from ShEquity, which focuses on supporting innovative women-led African ventures. ShEquity selected Ecodudu for the company’s innovative approach to alternative protein and fertilizer production leveraging on data…

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Amitruck takes 1st place in the Arctic15 pitching competition

Frankfurt (Germany) and Nairobi (Kenya), October 2020. GreenTec is very happy to share that Amitruck has taken the first prize at the Arctic15 pitching competition. Our Kenyan logistics portfolio company was selected from eleven competing start-ups to take the first prize. The Arctic15 is Northern Europe’s most important start-up matchmaking event. For the last nine…

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Boreal Light opens new WaterKiosk in Oog, Somalia

Frankfurt (Germany) and Oog (Somalia), October 2020. GreenTec Capital is happy to report that Boreal Light GmbH has completed the installation of a WaterKiosk® in Oog, Somalia. The new installation is powered by one of the company’s innovative Winture Planet Cube water desalination system and will provide hygienic drinking water to local residents as well…

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Powerstove opens new production facility in Kuje District, Nigeria

Frankfurt (Germany) and Abuja (Nigeria), October 2020. GreenTec is happy to report that Powerstove has opened a new production facility in the Kuje district in Abuja. The new facility will have a monthly production capacity of 25,000 units and expand the company’s market reach in Nigeria and Sub-Saharan Africa. The new factory and increased production…

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GreenTec Capital featured in Börsen-Zeitung

Frankfurt (Germany), September 2020. GreenTec is happy to report that we have recently been featured in an article by Sebastian Schmidt in Börsen-Zeitung. Börsen-Zeitung is German main financial daily exclusively focusing on financial markets. The article titled “Deutsche Firmen lassen in Afrika weiter viel Potenzial liegen“ (German companies still see great potential in Afrika,”  was…

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