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EAVCA represents private capital providers supporting businesses and enterprise to achieve their goals, catalyzing development and creating meaningful jobs across the region.

Our membership represents development finance institutions (DFIs), private equity and venture capital funds, family offices, impact investors among others.


EAVCA 2024 Activity Calendar

Upcoming event | July 25

PWC & EAVCA Workshop: Managing Tax and Transfer Pricing risks

VENUE: Private: Aspire Centre, Westlands


Partner events

Africa Impact Summit 2024

July 17 - July 19


News | Alert: July 10, 2024

Equator VC leads Downforce’s $4.2 Million  funding round to Revolutionize Soil Carbon Measurement

Downforce Technologies Limited, a climate tech leader in soil organic carbon measurement and prediction, announced closing a $4.2 million funding round led by Equator VC. The existing shareholders include Tiverton Agriculture Impact Fund, Dragonfly Enviro Capital, Perivoli Innovations, and the […]

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EAVCA’s membership comprises of fund managers and advisors across Africa, recognized for their delivery of economic value to the investee companies and shareholders.

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Equator VC

Equator is a venture capital firm with teams in Nairobi, Lagos, London, and Colorado that targets technology-enabled, early-stage ventures in energy, agriculture and mobility that are accelerating an equitable climate transition in Sub-Saharan Africa and supporting inclusive economic growth.

Partnered with British International Investment (BII), the Global Energy Alliance for People and Planet (GEAPP), UK charity Shell Foundation and impact investor DOEN Participaties, Equator is backed by a team of technologists, operators, and investors with decades of experience investing in and scaling early-stage ventures in climate-positive sectors and across Sub-Saharan Africa. For more detail about Equator, its investment focus and portfolio, please visit

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