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Building Up the Angel Investing Ecosystem in Ethiopia

By Erin O'Connor | Tue Jul 25 2017
A big thank you to the Addis Ababa Chamber of Commerce and Sectoral Associations! Yesterday, on July 26th, RENEW and the Addis Ababa Chamber, one of our City Partners, hosted a Private Equity seminar as part of the Investment Challenge. We had a full house at the event and were joined by over 50 entrepreneurs, mainly in Addis Ababa’s manufacturing sector.
As one of the pioneers of equity investing in Ethiopia, our investment workshops helps participants understand private equity, why it exists and how it can help their business. Our goal is to help build and strengthen the investment ecosystem through targeted trainings, making good investments and growing great companies, in turn leading to financial returns and creation of jobs in Ethiopia.
Want to learn more about the Investment Workshops offered by RENEW? Contact us today for more information and upcoming events.
The Investment Challenge, a part of RENEW’s Accelerating Business Growth (ABG) project, is undertaken with financial support of the Government of Canada provided through Global Affairs Canada. Please see the following press release on the ABG project for more details. To find out more about RENEW or the Impact Angel Network, contact us at, follow us on Twitter @Renew_Capital or find us on Instagram @renewcapital.
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