Novastar Ventures Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 9
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 40
  • Portfolio
  • 20
  • Exits
  • 5
Exits

Novastar Ventures General Information

Description

Founded in 2014, Novastar Ventures is a venture capital firm and is based in London, United Kingdom. The firm invests in business across East and West Africa.

Contact Information

Year Founded
2014
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Impact Investing
Primary Office
  • 21-27 Lambs Conduit Street
  • London WC1N 3GS
  • England, United Kingdom

Novastar Ventures Investments (40)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Poa! Internet 17-Jan-2022 Later Stage VC 0000 Internet Service Providers Generating Revenue 000000 0000000000
0000000 05-Jan-2022 00000 00000 0000 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 000000 0000000000
000 (0000000000) 20-Dec-2021 00000 00000 0000 Automotive Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
0000000000 06-Dec-2021 00000 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
0000000 15-Jul-2021 00000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000000 0000 00.0
0000000 02-Jul-2021 00000 00000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
00000000 000000000 15-Jan-2021 00000 00000 00.000 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue
000000 10-Nov-2020 0000 00000 000 Life and Health Insurance Generating Revenue
Komaza 14-Jul-2020 Later Stage VC 000 Forestry Development/Harvesting Generating Revenue 000000 0000 00.0
Soko (Specialty Retail) 19-May-2020 Later Stage VC 0000 Specialty Retail Generating Revenue 000000 0000 00.0
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Novastar Ventures Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Bridge (Educational and Training Services (B2C)) 01-Aug-2021 Secondary Transaction - Private
000 00000000 00000 30-Apr-2020 00000000 000000 00
00000000 29-Jan-2020 000 00 00000000
M-Farm 01-Jan-2020 Secondary Transaction - Private
4Afri Bankruptcy: Liquidation
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Novastar Ventures Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Novastar Ventures Team (17)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Andrew Carruthers Co-Founder & Managing Director 00 0 0 Nairobi, Kenya
Steven Beck Ph.D Co-Founder & Managing Director 00 0 0 London, United Kingdom
Niraj Varia Partner 0 0 0 Nairobi, Kenya
Sapna Shah Partner 0 0 0 Nairobi, Kenya
Oluwatoyin Olubake Director, Investments Lagos, Nigeria
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Novastar Ventures Co-Investors (69)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
CDC Group 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
FMO- Dutch entrepreneurial development bank 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Global Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Lightrock 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Mercy Corps 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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