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 (mainly in South Africa) between US$100k (ZAR1mil) and US$1 mil (ZAR15 mil). It is set up as a company in the Republic of South Africa and focuses on early stage & emerging, high growth SMEs with a maximum book value of ZAR50 mil.

At least 80% of the fund is invested in South Africa, with individual investments going up to US$1 mil / R15 mil.

Investment Size:

o  Deal Size:  Between ZAR1 mil (or $100,000,  ex SA) and ZAR15 mil (or $1 mil ex SA)

o  Equity Stake / Investment:  20 – 50%

o  Funding Type:  Equity



Our focus is on early-stage & emerging, consumer facing, high growth companies We favour six sectors that have a direct positive impact on society.





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