To unleash Africa’s agrifood potential.
To enable the transformation of the African agrifood value chain by identifying opportunities where innovative technology can positively impact the agrifood value chain. We partner with entrepreneurs who are building businesses that can unlock these opportunities and enable them by providing capital. We then work with them to build their businesses and expand across Africa while unlocking collaboration between our portfolio companies.
AgVentures is Africa’s leading agrifood tech investor. We invest in privately-owned agrifood companies with the potential to transform the African agrifood sector due to their innovative technology and dynamic entrepreneurship. We are more than an investor – we become a partner and assist investee companies to build their businesses and expand across Africa. Our head office is in South Africa.
AgVentures, Africa’s pioneering agrifood tech investor, recently acquired a stake in Skudu. Consumers are spoiled for choice with online marketplaces but the same cannot be said for the buyers...
Jan Greyling is joining AgVentures as analyst in January 2021. Jan holds a PhD in Agricultural Economics from Stellenbosch University and has published several academic papers and book chapters in agricultural development, policy, and technology. Jan worked as...