16 finalists make it to the 2021 VC4A Enterprise Showcase
VC4A has chosen 16 nations for the VC4A Enterprise Showcase (Seed and Sequence A). In 2021, the portfolio corporations are vetted by VC buyers by way of a rigorous referral and choice course of representing the very best Seed and Serie A investments. Firms chosen demonstrated robust revenues and held a aggressive edge. Most are properly positioned for regional and worldwide enlargement whereas engaged on improvements in transport, healthcare, finance, commerce, and schooling.
Choose founders will showcase their companies to buyers on the Africa Early Stage Investor Summit on 4-5 November 2021. It is a signature business occasion organized by VC4A working as a companion of the African Enterprise Angels Community (ABAN). All rounds vary between $400K and $20M and buyers get particular entry to the startups on the AESIS DealRooms organized every week after the summit.
Since 2017, the portfolio corporations showcased have raised over $160M in enterprise capital. Startups for the Serie A shortlist are Alpha Direct Insurtech, Arifu, Chari Co, Cinetpay, CloudFret, Fatura Rology, and Youverify Inc. (Youcheck On-line Companies Restricted). Different startups within the seed portfolio are Appload, CashBackApp, FlexPay, Moja Trip, Oneport INC, SAYNA, ShipBlu, and Waya Restricted.
Over the following 6 weeks, the chosen startups will participate in a digital investor readiness program trying to fundraise for #AESIS2021. The workshops are led by Aaron Fu (Catalytic Fund), Aniko Szigetvari (Atlantica Ventures), Gregoire de Padirac (Orange Ventures), and Andrea Bohmert (Knife Capital). Sometimes, different high-profile visitors periods will participate.