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GreenTec Capital at the Stars in Africa EU-Africa Youth & Entrepreneurship Forum

Nairobi (Kenya), March 2018.  This week, GreenTec Capital Partners’ Sofien Sidhoum and Erick Yong were at the Stars in Africa EU-African Youth & Entrepreneurship Forum, in Nairobi, Kenya. The Forum was held on March 6th and 7th at the iHub in Nairobi and represents the result of a global initiative promoting young entrepreneurs as the pillars…

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Event recap: German African Economic Forum and the Ghana Business Forum

Dortmund (Germany), February 2018. This week, GreenTec Capital team members attended the German African Economic Forum – North Rhein Westphalia (GAEF NRW) in Dortmund and the Ghana Business Forum (GBF) in Berlin. Karl Rheinberger, Peter Grouev, and Moses Acquah were at the GAEF NRW in Dortmund, and later Moses attended the GBF in Berlin. The Forum…

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AgroCenta competing at Seedstars 2018

Accra (Ghana), February 2018. GreenTec Capital Partners is very pleased to report that AgroCenta will be traveling to Lausanne, Switzerland to take part in the Seedstars Summit 2018 Pitch Competition. The company was selected from more than 6,000 applicants to join the 65+ start-ups competing for an investment of up to $1 Million US. Seedstars…

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ARED – Rockstart Green Challenge DeepDive

Amsterdam (Netherlands), February 2018. Last week, the ARED team was in Amsterdam participating in Rockstart’s Green Challenge DeepDive Program.  The program was tailor-made by Rockstart to support the five finalists of the Postcode Lottery Green Challenge 2017. Following a year of remote mentoring, the five finalists of last year’s Postcode Lottery Green Challenge, Earth Enable, Pond, Lightyear, Glowee, and ARED, all…

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GreenTec Capital Partners attending the German Federal Ministry for Economy and Energy’s Start-up Night! Africa 2018

Frankfurt (Germany), February 2018. GreenTec Capital Partners is very pleased to announce that we will be attending and presenting at the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy’s (BMWi) Start-up Night! Africa 2018. The event will be held on March 20th, at the BMWi in Berlin, co-hosted by BMWi, the German-African Business Association (Afrika-Verein),…

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GreenTec Capital Partners at Forum Afrique 2018

Paris (France), February 2018. Last week, Sofien V Sidhoum, Head of our French Office, attended Forum Afrique 2018, hosted at the CCI Paris Ile-de-France (French Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry). The event coincided with the publication of the CIAN 2017 report bringing together policymakers, industry leaders, and prospective investors interested in the business climate in…

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