GreenHouse Capital (GHC)
One of Africa's Largest FinTech Funds
They have entered the most profound era of change for financial services companies since the 1970s brought them index mutual funds, discount brokers and ATMs. No firm is immune from the coming disruption and every company must have a strategy to harness the powerful advantages of the new financial technology (“fintech”) revolution.
The biggest portfolio of FinTech companies in sub-Saharan Africa
From VENTURE GARDEN GROUP to GREENHOUSE CAPITAL
Their goal is to provide exceptional teams with the resources and network they need to drive growth & scale their companies locally and internationally. They achieve this through their execution-focused support and sales infrastructure, and access to follow-on growth capital, strategic partners and potential acquirers
Venture Garden Group ("VGG") is a holding company of financial technology entities that provide innovative, data-driven, end-to-end technology platforms addressing reconciliation and payment processing inefficiencies across multiple industry verticals. The Company serves financial services, power, aviation, education, and cyber security sectors
VGG has endured sustained growth since its launch in 2010 The Company grew from a 7 employee, $150,000 revenue generating startup to a $10 million Pan-African growth stage technology company in 5 years. In 2015, Convergence Partners invested $US20 million in VGG to spur cross-border expansion
In response to their deep pocketed experience of the African technology landscape, the founders of VGG began incubating and finding high growth potential startups that could mirror their success
GreenHouse is the largest fintech investment holding company -- By portfolio size
In January 2016, Venture Garden Group introduced and carved out GreenHouse Capital ("GHC") as an independent investment holding company with a vision of building the largest fintech investment holding company in Africa via direct investments in African technology companies that are supporting as well as disintegrating banking services
2017: SCALE UP
The Spin out of GreenHouse Capital from Venture Garden Group was in response to the trailblazing progress achieved by its portfolio companies.