Growing Africa Industries
Start-up development is central to unlocking Africa’s economic potential: Startups directly increases the productivity of human and physical capital. While the economic argument for supporting startups is clear, inefficiencies such as limited access to finance and poor execution remain major impediments to the development of Startups in Africa.
How should African VC/PE select bankable projects that attract both foreign and local capital? Which finance models are more suitable towards funding Africa’s large and start-up gap?