Neon Ventures.

We are smart. We are nimble. We are a flat organization and work like a startup. We think very carefully about problems and love creating innovative solutions.

Connectivity to large corporates: We have helped African companies to raise in excess of $2 billion in third party capital and have board level access to many of the largest corporations in Africa

Experienced deal makers: We combine world class operating and investing experience, a deep understanding of building businesses in Africa and an extensive network across the region to create ventures with disproportionate chances of success

Access to smart capital: Our co-investors comprise of African family offices, venture capitalists and high net worth individuals with extensive experience of investing across the continent. We don’t just provide access to capital, we provide access to capital that can open doors and help our portfolio companies to grow


Resourceful founders who are strong in business and / or product development


Tackling a large existing or rapidly growing market opportunity with a validated market demand

Business Model

Operating a capital efficient business with a low cash burn rate and a clear pathway to profitability

We are particularly interested in platform businesses focused on increasing trust, transparency and quality in a high-fragmented industry.

We do everything we can to increase the likelihood of success of our portfolio companies.

What to expect:

  • Connectivity to other portfolio company entrepreneurs
  • Regular social events for our founders
  • Access to our shared workspace
  • Hands on engagement and regular follow up
  • Access to third party providers of capital

Help us build Africa’s next wave of dynamic startups.

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