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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Ventureburn Fundraising Q&A

Nick Allen Savant Technology Incubator CEO
Cape Town tech incubator Savant is busy raising funding for 4 of the 16 technology-related companies in its portfolio — while pursuing second-round funding for another 9, the incubator’s CEO Nick Allen has confirmed. Savant has assisted...
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