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Savannah Fund

Savannah Fund
VC INVESTOR TYPE
Active STATUS
3 PROFESSIONALS
31 INVESTMENTS
21 PORTFOLIO
8 EXITS
Description

Savannah Fund is a seed capital fund specializing in investments in the early stage high growth start-ups based in sub-Saharan Africa region. The firm was founded in 2012 and is based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Website
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Year Founded
2012
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Accelerator/Incubator
Growth/Expansion
Primary Office
  • 3rd Floor, Bishop Magua Centre
  • George Padmore Lane, m:Lab East Africa P.O Box 58275
  • Nairobi, 00200
  • Kenya

Savannah Fund Investments (31)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
FlexClub 19-Mar-2019 Seed Round 00.00 Financial Software Startup
00000 23-May-2018 00000 00000 00.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue
00000 00000000 23-May-2018 0000 00000 000 Application Software Generating Revenue
0000000000 20-Apr-2017 0000 00000 00000 Electrical Equipment Generating Revenue 000000 00000
000000 20-Feb-2017 00000 00000 0000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue
00000 04-Nov-2015 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
00000 000000 02-Oct-2015 00000 00000 00.000 Catalog Retail Generating Revenue
00000 08-May-2015 000000000000 0000 Financial Software Startup 000000 00000
Djuaji 07-May-2015 Accelerator/Incubator 0000 Business/Productivity Software Out of Business 000000 00000
F Pesa 07-May-2015 Accelerator/Incubator 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue
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Savannah Fund Exits (8)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Ahonya 01-Dec-2018 Out of Business Completed
00000000 01-Apr-2018 000 00 00000000 Completed
000000000 01-Mar-2018 000 00 00000000 Completed
000000 01-Feb-2018 000 00 00000000 Completed
000000000000.000 01-Jul-2017 000 00 00000000 Completed
000000 05-Dec-2016 000 00 00000000 Completed
SafariDesk 01-Jan-2016 Out of Business Completed
Inforex Africa 01-Dec-2015 Out of Business Completed
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Savannah Fund Team (5)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
Info
Mbwana Ailly Founder & Managing Partner 00 0 Nairobi, Kenya
Tommy Chia Venture Partner 0 Nairobi, Kenya
Selva Govinden Senior Accountant Ebene, Mauritius
Paul Bragiel General Partner 0 0 Nairobi, Kenya

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Savannah Fund Co-Investors (17)

Name With Exits Lead Partner
500 Startups 1
Accion 0 0
CDC Group 0 0
Omidyar Network 0 0
Tekton Ventures 0
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