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PUSH YOUR ADVANTAGE

PUSH VENTUREs
"The Push Ventures team brings a unique combination of deep and entrepreneurial operating experience in East Africa with investment presence and reach in Asia and Silicon Valley.  Their involvement brings strategic value to KOKO, and we look forward to benefiting from Push Ventures' insights and relationships as we scale."
Greg Murray CEO Koko Networks

ABOUT US

african angel fund

Push Ventures is an angel fund focussed on African startups addressing the needs of a growing region. The fund was founded by three lifelong friends in 2018, who have a wealth of cross industry operating experience including product development, sales, M&A, strategy, finance, and fundraising. The partners are active in various global startup ecosystems in Asia, Africa, and Silicon Valley which adds to their breadth of experience of working with and developing early-stage companies.

PAN AFRICA

H1 2018 Nigeria emerged as top destination netting 31 deals, however Kenya with 23 deals grossed US$53.54m more funds.

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TOP SECTORS

During H1 2018 Fintech has attracted the lion's share of funds grossing US$95m.

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H1 2018 review

H1 2018 has seen an influx of US$168.6m spread across 120 disclosed deals of which 28 exceeded US$1m. This investment amount is 3.5 times the amount invested in H1 2017.

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PUSH ADVANTAGE

Our access to generations of pan Africa experience, businesses demanding solutions and over 10,000 employees for potential testing and marketing.

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Push Ventures has access to deals through a wide network of local entrepreneurs and investors built on generations of personal relationships. We offer opportunities for investors to participate in side-car investment into popular companies. Beyond funding, Push Ventures enables entrepreneurs with accelerated market testing and validation through our group of over 80 partner companies in the region and the ability to test products and services through our network of over 10,000 partner employees whilst supporting them with corporate governance, operations, sales and go-to-market strategies.

PEOPLE

domain expertise, experience and passion

General Partners

USH PATEL

At VKRM Ush focuses on finding and evaluating investment opportunities and the strategic direction of the company.
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SANJEEV PATEL

Founder, OnlyGroup with interests in ITES, healthcare, contract farming and vegetable processing.
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HASIT PATEL

COO at Ramco Group, experienced in business analysis, IT Strategy, ERP and business intelligence.
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Push Advisory Board

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Administration

GFIN GROUP
Founded in 2010 and licensed by the Financial Services Commission of the Republic of Mauritius, GFIN services private equity funds, hedge funds, and investment companies, providing a range of services such as company and fund formation, corporate and trust administration, fund administration, corporate structuring, tax compliance, accounting and tax services, net asset value calculation, directorship, company secretarial and share registry.

Partners

Co-Investors

COMPASS invests in start-ups and small and medium enterprises with scalable business models and strong growth potential. Working with companies based in Mauritius, the Indian Ocean region and the African continent. Compass is wholly owned by and benefits from support from the ENL Group, one of Mauritius’ largest business conglomerates.
www.compass.mu

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H2 2018 TARGET : 1 DEAL

Kenya

KOKO is a smart commerce platform for urban Africa. KOKO’s IoT platform connects consumers, retailers and suppliers to improve life for everyone living in African cities. KOKO Networks builds and deploy dense networks of cloud-connected "KOKOpoints" inside local corner stores, which serve as consumer access points for goods and services delivered in partnership with major suppliers.
www.kokonetworks.com

Energy

KOKO is a smart commerce platform for urban Africa. KOKO’s IoT platform connects consumers, retailers and suppliers to improve life for everyone living in African cities. KOKO Networks builds and deploy dense networks of cloud-connected "KOKOpoints" inside local corner stores, which serve as consumer access points for goods and services delivered in partnership with major suppliers.
www.kokonetworks.com

2018

KOKO is a smart commerce platform for urban Africa. KOKO’s IoT platform connects consumers, retailers and suppliers to improve life for everyone living in African cities. KOKO Networks builds and deploy dense networks of cloud-connected "KOKOpoints" inside local corner stores, which serve as consumer access points for goods and services delivered in partnership with major suppliers.
www.kokonetworks.com

NEWS

from aCROSS africa and beyond

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