Shona Group Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 4


  • Investments
  • 19

  • Portfolio
  • 11

  • Exits
  • 8


Shona Group General Information


Founded in 2013, Shona Group is an accelerator firm based in Kampala, Uganda. The firm prefers to support companies in Eastern Africa.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Unreasonable East Africa
Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Primary Office
  • Plot 812 Katutu Close
  • Off Canon Road, Ntinda
  • Kampala
  • Uganda
+256 0791 000000

Shona Group Investments (19)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Jibu 01-Feb-2018 Later Stage VC 000 Multi-Utilities Generating Revenue
TotoHealth 16-Dec-2016 00000 00000 00000 Other Healthcare Services Out of Business
FarmDrive 09-Aug-2016 000000000000 Specialized Finance Generating Revenue
Numida 09-Aug-2016 000000000000 Financial Software Generating Revenue
Kyaninga Child Development Centre 01-Aug-2016 000000000000 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue
Social Impact Institute Africa 26-Apr-2016 000000000000 Education and Training Services (B2B) Out of Business
Bidhaa Sasa 01-Jan-2016 000000000000 Household Products Generating Revenue
Solight-Lighting Home 01-Jan-2016 000000000000 Alternative Energy Equipment Out of Business
iNuka Pap 26-Mar-2015 Accelerator/Incubator Financial Software Out of Business
Maisha Meds 01-Jan-2015 Accelerator/Incubator Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue
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Shona Group Exits (8)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Ojay Greene 17-Jan-2023 Out of Business
TotoHealth 26-Jul-2022 000 00 00000000
Social Impact Institute Africa 01-Jan-2022 000 00 00000000
iNuka Pap 10-Aug-2020 000 00 00000000
Juabar Design 01-Apr-2020 000 00 00000000
Telesat International 01-Jan-2019 000 00 00000000
Solight-Lighting Home 31-Jul-2017 Out of Business
SmartLife 01-May-2015 Out of Business
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Shona Group Team (5)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Joachim Ewechu Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer Kampala, Uganda
Mandela Ivan Founder & Director, Investments Kampala, Uganda
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