What We Do

We manage investment portfolios on behalf of our clients / investors aiming to grow their wealth over time. Through our investments we also aim to contribute towards inclusive economic growth in Africa.

Savvy Venture Fund I

The fund is a registered Section 12J VCC (FSP 48248; VCC-0061) in South Africa. It focuses on early stage investments (in South Africa) from ZAR1mil (c. US$100k) and above per round. We invest in post-Revenue (or shown traction), consumer, technology and innovation focused businesses with strong founding / management teams and concepts.

Corporate ESD Solutions

We work with corporates and other organisations (private or public) to tailor-make investment management services that suit their SMME Development or Enterprise & Supplier Development (ESD) Programmes - covering Debt & Equity investments and Grant Funding to support beneficiaries directly and/or through our Savvy Business Village Programme.

Bespoke Africa Investment Advisory

With over 30 years collective experience in investment / company analysis and investment management across more than 25 African countries, our partners also advise organizations & corporates on strategies for Investing in Africa - which includes market entry strategies, equity and debt analysis, company financial modeling, industry analysis and macroeconomic research & analysis.

Our Story

Our Story

Savvy Capital Partners (Pty) Ltd. ("Savvy Capital") is an owner-managed investment management firm based in Johannesburg, South Africa. We manage funds on behalf of clients / investors through our investment funds and/or segregated mandates.

Savvy Capital Partners primarily acts as the fund manager for Savvy Venture funds and corporate ESD mandates

The funds invest in various businesses (with a focus on venture capital and emerging / growth businesses) and projects with the aim of generating above average investment returns for its shareholders, investors and partners.

Savvy CP primarily acts as a long-term investor and partner in various businesses that have sustainable and scalable cash generative business models, and operating in the emerging & fast-growing markets of Africa. The company is prepared to look at various co-funding models and partnerships with other investors, venture capitalists and financial institutions.

Savvy Partners is a full member of SAVCA (Southern Africa Venture Capital & Private Equity Association).

Savvy Capital Partners (Pty) Ltd. is a Category II authorised financial services provider (FSP 47931); and a registered Credit Provider (NCRCP10656) in terms of the National Credit Act.