The 97Fund, managed by Ortus Africa Capital is an Open-end Investment Vehicle (HoldCo) that invests in high growth early stage companies in the Fintech, Health, Transport and Logistics, Supply Chain, Insuretech, Energy, AgTech, EdTech, Tourism, Manufacturing, Media and Creative Arts sectors. The Fund is domiciled in Uganda with East Africa coverage and targets investments that have the potential to create jobs of the future at scale, especially creating opportunities for women and the youth.
The97 Fund takes an active, hands on approach that leverages our entrepreneurial and early stage expertise. At The97 Fund we are venture builders and investors. We help entrepreneurs to increase their chance of success by applying extensive operational knowledge and providing access to capital and funding.
The 97 Fund builds and invests in high growth early stage companies. The 97 Fund adopts a Venture Builder + Fund model.