Tag: venture capital

COMMENT: How to make money from venture capital in the uncertain world of COVID-19

The United States venture capital industry has existed for 50 years. It has weathered many storms and is ready for anything.

A look at how venture capital-funded investments can thrive in EA

Vineet Rai, Founder & Chairman at Aavishkaar Groups joins CNBC Africa to share on why numerous venture capital funded investments here in the region fail before they reach the profitability stage and how investors can spot businesses that are more relevant to the East African market needs.

Venture capital disruptor for Africa launches

Joseph Gough, Managing Director of Sonic Ventures spoke to CNBC Africa about the launch of Sonic Ventures - a collection of entrepreneurs, executive leaders, and investors who believe that early stage venture capital is broken and have a plan to fix it.

Op-Ed: Five reasons why Lagos ain’t Palo Alto

While Nigeria has emerged as the top destination for venture capital (VC) in Africa, Lagos isn't Palo Alto -- and it shouldn't be.

VC Funding – Missing link for innovators

Why is it that African VC funds just aren’t engaging? And what can be done to rectify that?