Application Due Date: July 31 st 2019

VC4A is trying to find 10 ingenious, high-growth scale-ups to display at Africa Early Phase Financier Top on Nov 13-14 in Cape Town. Are you running in Africa, producing income and seeking to raise your Series A round in the series of $250 K and $5M? This is the chance you have actually been trying to find!

In 2017-2018, we showcased 30 scale-ups from throughout the continent as part of the Africa Early Phase Financier Top, leading to a variety of Series A deals amounting to over $15 M. Structure on this success, the ‘VC4A Endeavor Display– Series A’ is now a main element of our yearly Top. This is an unique chance to present your business simultaneously to everybody who’s anybody in Africa’s early-stage financial investment area.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  • Your business is for-profit and signed up as an independent legal entity;-LRB- ***************).
  • You have a product and services offered on the marketplace and create income;-LRB- ***************).
  • Your service or product is plainly ingenious and/or your service design is brand-new, disruptive and created for scale;-LRB- ***************).
  • You have an extremely strong management group of a minimum of 3 individuals;-LRB- ***************).
  • Your group is based in several nations on the African continent;-LRB- ***************).
  • A minimum of among the creators has an African citizenship;-LRB- ***************).
  • You are looking for Series A financial investment in the series of $250 K–$ 5M;-LRB- ***************).
  • While there will be exceptions, probably your start-up has currently.
    gotten external financial investment, structured as either financial obligation or equity, or.
    gotten grants from donor companies.

Advantages:

  • All-expenses-paid journey to Cape Town on Nov 10-16, 2019
  • 3 minutes pitch in front of 300+ financiers at the Africa Early Phase Financier Top
  • 30 minutes deep-dive session with financiers in a personal space
  • 2 days of connecting with financiers, consisting of Speaker Mixed drink and Market Leaders supper
  • Mentorship and pitch training by partner VC financiers
  • Chance to participate in and pitch at partner occasion AfricaCom

TIMELINE

Jun 1– Jul 31 Application duration
Aug 1– Sep 15 Choice procedure/ financier evaluation/ interviews
Sep 15 Display individuals revealed
Sep 15– Nov 10 Dealing with discussions with coaches (VC financiers)
Nov 12 Pitch practice with financier feedback
Nov 13 AfricaCom and AHUB involvement
Nov 14 VC4A Endeavor Display– Series A at Africa Early Phase Financier Top
Nov 15 Development trip

To Learn More:

See the Authorities Web Page of the 2019 VC4A Endeavor Display

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