Empowering Private Education in Kenya: The Jackfruit Finance Revolution

  • April 12, 2024
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Introduction Low-fee private schools play a vital role in Kenya, providing quality learning opportunities to millions of children across the country. Over 30% of all children enrolled in school attend a private school. However, many private schools face financial challenges that hinder their ability to maintain standards and infrastructure. Jackfruit Finance is reshaping the landscape […]

Recap of Research to Commercialization Cohort 4, Week 1

  • March 14, 2024
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Week 1 of our Research to Commercialization Cohort 4 was off to an exhilarating start as we launched Phase 2 and commenced our intensive training program! Phase 2 Launch: We kicked off Phase 2 with a bang, marking a significant milestone in our journey towards commercialization. The R2C Program phase 2 will offer a holistic […]

Revolutionize COD Verification with WhatsApp Business: Unveiling Bonga CX API Platform

  • March 5, 2024
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Revolutionize COD Verification with WhatsApp Business: Unveiling Bonga CX API Platform In the fast-paced world of e-commerce, optimizing Cash on Delivery (COD) order verification is paramount for customer satisfaction and operational efficiency. Today, WhatsApp Business is a game-changer in customer communication. In this blog post, we’ll explore the immense value of integrating WhatsApp Business for […]

Revolutionizing Healthcare Access: How Teleradiology can Bridge the Gap

  • February 5, 2024
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In continuing with our portfolio series, we shine the spotlight on Rology. Renowned for its groundbreaking advancements in healthcare. Rology has consistently pushed the boundaries of telemedicine. Join us as we explore the key elements that make Rology stand out in our diverse portfolio lineup. Two-thirds of the world’s population lacks access to medical imaging […]

Global Perspectives, Local Dynamics: Lessons from Latitude59 Kenya Edition and Estonia’s Startup Ecosystem

  • December 22, 2023
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The recent Latitude59 Kenya Edition event, facilitated by the Kenya-Estonia partnership, fostered a rich learning environment where global perspectives seamlessly merged with local dynamics. East Africa’s “Secret Sauce” The event provided a platform for thought leaders like Dario Giuliani, Founder & Director of Briter Intelligence, to share valuable insights into Kenya’s investment appeal. According to […]

Modern Community Management: Embracing Technology for Enhanced Efficiency and Security

  • December 5, 2023
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In this inaugural VBAN Portfolio Series spotlight, we turn our attention to VENCO Africa, a company harnessing the power of technology to elevate living experiences in residential and commercial communities across the continent. With a footprint spanning Nigeria and Ghana and an eye on Kenya’s bustling market, VENCO’s innovative solutions are already transforming how people […]

VBAN Portfolio Series: Unveiling the Stories of Innovation

  • November 28, 2023
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Innovation and impact are the cornerstones of success in the dynamic world of startups. At VBAN, we are proud to support a diverse array of early-stage companies that embody these qualities, each striving to make a meaningful difference in their respective industries. Through the VBAN Portfolio Series, we embark on a journey to uncover the […]

Portfolio Management and Structure in Early-Stage Tech

  • August 24, 2023
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EARLY-STAGE TECH AS AN ASSET CLASS Exiting from early-stage investments just doesn’t happen. There is a wide range of possible outcomes. It is a result of continuous knowledge and preparation and readiness that secures optimal outcomes for the angel investor. Failing to plan becomes planning to fail. An angel investor thus, must have extensive knowledge […]

Empowering Innovators to Transform Research Innovations Into Successful Businesses

  • July 17, 2023
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Research to Commercialisation(R2C) Accelerator Program Welcomes Cohort 2: Empowering Innovators to Transform Research Innovations Into Successful Businesses Viktoria Ventures, in collaboration with the Kenya National Innovations Agency (KENIA), is implementing a Research to Commercialisation (R2C) program to strengthen the commercialisation process in universities and research centres in Kenya. We are thrilled to announce the launch […]

2022 Reflections

  • December 23, 2022
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Happy Holidays! As we end another year, it’s time to reflect on all that we have accomplished and look ahead to the future. This year has been filled with challenges and triumphs, and we are grateful for the opportunity to work together to progress and achieve our goals. In this wrap-up, we will look back […]