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Alitheia Capital joins the United Nations Global Compact initiative

Alitheia Capital, a pioneering impact investing firm based in Lagos, Nigeria, has announced that it has joined the United Nations Global Compact — a voluntary leadership network for the development, implementation, and disclosure of responsible…
Mira Mehta, Founder and CEO, Tomato Jos
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Building for the local context: The case of Mira Mehta of Tomato Jos

Mehta and the Tomato Jos team, operating in a largely informal and underfunded sector, showed the potential for impact through innovative thinking and how patient capital can drive development.
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Alitheia’s uMunthu II Fund co-leads $10.4M investment round in Ghanaian Agritech Startup, Complete Farmer

Complete Farmer, an end-to-end digital, agricultural marketplace that connects African farmers and global industries to competitive markets, resources, data, and each other on a single platform, raises $10.4 million in a Pre-Series A funding…
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Haul247 Secures $3 Million Seed Funding to Drive Innovation in Africa’s Logistics Industry

Haul247, an end-to-end logistics tech platform connecting businesses to haulage and warehousing assets, has raised $3 million in a seed funding round. Alitheia Capital led the funding round via its uMunthu Fund.

Gender Lens Investment

AIF is a $100 million private equity fund that invests growth capital in SMEs in Western and Southern Africa using a gender lens to identify opportunities that increase returns to and improve outcomes for women.

Overseas Development Assistance

(Overseas Development Assistance) can (and must) be repurposed and redesigned to achieve 'more bang for every buck'. It should be extended, repurposed, and redesigned to accelerate the attainment of desired developmental goals.

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Video of the Week

Africa’s venture capital industry has been growing from strength to strength as 613 deals worth $3.9 billion were reported between 2014 and 2019. That’s according to the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association. Chair of the Board of the Association and Co-founder of Alitheia Capital, Tokunboh Ishmael joins CNBC Africa for more.

Our Insights

Gender Lens Investment

AIF is a $100 million private equity fund that invests growth capital in SMEs in Western and Southern Africa using a gender lens to identify opportunities that increase returns to and improve outcomes for women.

Overseas Development Assistance

(Overseas Development Assistance) can (and must) be repurposed and redesigned to achieve 'more bang for every buck'. It should be extended, repurposed, and redesigned to accelerate the attainment of desired developmental goals.

Impact Investing: Profit with Purpose

Impact Investing seeped into the conscience of the investing ecosystem over a decade ago and refers to the varying degrees that investments can deliver positive social, developmental, economic and financial returns all at once.

For women in suits and boardrooms

Women are often judged based on what they have done, and men by what they say they will do. This has deep implications for women - particularly women with leadership ambitions

Latest Articles

Video of the Week

Africa’s venture capital industry has been growing from strength to strength as 613 deals worth $3.9 billion were reported between 2014 and 2019. That’s according to the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association. Chair of the Board of the Association and Co-founder of Alitheia Capital, Tokunboh Ishmael joins CNBC Africa for more.