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Savant scales its impact

Savant Venture Fund Principle Nick Allen SA SME Fund CEO Ketso Gordhan
Cape Town-based hardware incubator Savant is looking to scale up its impact after raising ZAR110 million (US$7.8 million) from the SA SME Fund, which it will use to itself launch...
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Savant gets R110m to invest

Savant Venture Fund Nick Allen Francois Malan Kate Turner-Smith Ketso Gordhan SA SME Fund
The R1.4-billion SA SME Fund has committed R110-million to Cape Town based hardware tech incubator Savant, with 50% of this amount earmarked for black African owned firms, the fund’s CEO...
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Encountering the vintage

Savant venture image Incitech
Loretta Magagula (LM) gets featured in the Vintage series on the Association of Allan Gray Fellows (AG) website. Ever wished you could genetically engineer stem cells? This week’s Vintage can...
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Smartblade secures SEDA funding

Savant Smartblade WFSA Fresenius Kabi Anaesthesia Innovation Award
The SmartBlade video laryngoscope uses advanced smartphone technology and its patented sleek design to present a low-cost alternative to expensive video laryngoscopes. For more information on SmartBlade, please click here....
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