“We invest in world‐class teams of local and returning Africans who are leveraging technology innovation to solve significant problems in Africa.”
Marsha, Idris, Michael and Lydia
From our previous three funds, LoftyInc Afropreneur Funds 1, 2 & 3
has invested over $7m in 100+ companies, with five exits
has invested over $1m in 6 companies, four of which have raised at higher valuations afterwards, with one full exit and one partial exit.
is a $14m+ fund which is currently being deployed into over 40 companies
The General Partners
EMBA, SMU Dallas
Over 40 years of experience - VP Investments, Morgan Stanley - Investor & Advisor to several African Impact Ventures - Exited Three IPOs at >$4B each - Silicon Valley.
MSc Houston, MBA Rice, MSc Oxford
Over 20 years of experience with P&G, Chevron, CHAI - MIT & Harambe Alliance Fellow - Investor/Advisor to 25 African Startups - CNN Top Africa Tech Leader - Lagos/Cairo.
MBA London, MSc Houston, PE
15 years of experience - LoftyInc Allied Partners MD - AfriLabs Founding Board Chair - Project Manager - Serial Founder - GE Africa Fellow - Abuja / Houston