'Practise what you Preach' is the best way to get into your customer's mindset! We recently spun out a Startup from the Knife Capital stable: YueDiligence is a web-based Due Diligence tool for entrepreneurs, investors and service providers to assess gaps in key business disciplines to advance partnerships & fundraising preparation. The…Continue
Posted on May 7, 2015 at 11:34
#RhodesHasFallen at University of Cape Town and the graffiti is on the wall for many other South African statues as we struggle to contextualise the past and define a shared future as a nation. Other recently defaced statues include Paul Kruger in Pretoria, King George in Durban, Louis Botha in Cape Town, Mahatma Gandhi in Johannesburg and Queen Victoria in Port Elizabeth.
If some local statues were startup entrepreneurs, here are the 10 mistakes they made that could have prompted…Continue
Posted on April 13, 2015 at 11:26 — 1 Comment
Thirteen scale-up companies selected to partner with Knife Capital in engineering growth.
High growth Investment Company, Knife Capital’s entrepreneurial development programme, Grindstone, has launched its second year with thirteen participating companies aiming to experience significant business growth.
Last year, the interventions of the year-long program enabled ten companies to…Continue
Posted on January 28, 2015 at 13:00
With the news breaking yesterday that Garmin acquired South African radar startup iKubu, the excitement in SiliconCape can almost be touched. It has been a real privilege being part of the deal team, but here are some of my reasons why this deal is extra-special to me:
Posted on January 15, 2015 at 8:00 — 1 Comment