Picking Up Israel’s Culture Of Innovation

  • June 22, 2015
  • Admin
  • Innovation

We came across this article titled “Picking Up Israel’s Culture of Innovation” by Dr. Bitange Ndemo, published in Daily Nation on the startup nation’s incredible innovation spirit.  Dr. Ndemo takes us back to the days of Herod, hypothesising the origins of enterprise. Read the full article below. As Dr. Ndemo recognises, the success of the […]

Why Angel Investors Are Crucial In Africa’s Startup Ecosystem Development: Lessons From Experts

  • June 22, 2015
  • Admin
  • Angel Investors

“How do we reach the missing middle and bridge the gap between startup support and full-fledged equity participation?” was one of the key questions addressed. The forum was hosted by the Dutch Good Growth Fund (DGGF), the Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE) and the East African Venture Capital Association (EAVCA), in cooperation with the […]

Closing The Financing Gap for Small and Medium Enterprises

  • June 22, 2015
  • Admin
  • SMEs

An SME finance expert forum sponsored by the Dutch Good Growth Fund (DGGF), Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs, EAVCA and the Ministry of Affairs of the Netherlands was held at the Villa Rosa Kempinski earlier this month. The event featured experts and professionals from the entrepreneurial finance ecosystem in Kenya including investment funds, capacity growth […]

Viktoria Ventures Angel Investor Events

  • June 7, 2015
  • Admin
  • Events

We thank all of you who indicated an interest in the recently concluded angel investor training event that was held on the 14th of March 2015 at the Strathmore University, with special thanks to those who managed to attend the event. The participants had an opportunity to learn about angel investing from experienced entrepreneurial finance practitioner […]

Viktoria Angel Investor Events

  • June 7, 2015
  • Admin
  • Events

We thank all those of you who indicated an interest in the recently concluded angel investor event that was held on the 21st of February 2015 at the Strathmore University. The participants had a rare opportunity to listen to the experience of a startup, PesaPal, that gave an insight into the dangers of bringing in venture capitalists too […]

Viktoria Solutions Angel Investor Networking and Pitching Event

  • June 7, 2015
  • Admin
  • Events

It is 7:15 PM on Wednesday 10th December 2014, and a group of young and ambitious innovators are pacing up and down the hall on the second floor of Acorn House, Nairobi. The team of inexperienced but ambitious techies is waiting to be ushered into the Training Room where they would be pitching their business to […]