SA businesses funded by venture capital are competing on the world’s stage, billing in US dollars and earning investors market-leading returns while granting access to offshore exposure. But can they offer investors global returns?

As a managing partner of a venture capital firm, much of my day is spent assessing local early-stage investment opportunities and I regularly become excited about the SA and African markets’ prospects...

BL Premium

This article is reserved for our subscribers.

A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as exclusive Financial Times articles, ProfileData financial data, and digital access to the Sunday Times and Sunday Times Daily.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Questions or problems? Email or call 0860 52 52 00. Got a subscription voucher? Redeem it now