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  The largest gathering of Africa focused early stage investors is back for its ninth edition taking place November 2 4 2022 This year the three day Summit will be a mix of virtual components and on site investor meetings person in more than 25 cities all over the world The Africa Early Stage Investor Summit 2022 AESIS2022 is once again joined by renowned investors industry associations policy makers and ecosystem support partners in the true sense of for investors by investors AESIS2022 is the annual exclusive must attend meeting proudly presented by VC4A and ABAN Each year the hosts bring a unique theme and approach to the challenges trends and insights on how to shape the future of the investment scene on the continent The two main themes this year are Investing with a Gender Perspective and Climate Green Technology Anticipate a dynamic mix of online and in person activities AESIS2022 brings together investors and senior business leaders from angel networks venture capital funds impact investors accelerators corporate venture divisions industry associations and the public sector These are the highlights of AESIS2022 more than 25 investor meetings organized by investor organizations that will take place simultaneously on the night of November 2 Do you want to become a host in your own city Indicate your interest before August 29 here https bit ly 3C7iOaa For the Virtual Summit the focus on Thursday November 3 will be on pre seed investments and Friday November 4 around Series A and later stage startups Meet the 14 companies selected for the 2022 VC4A Venture Showcase Women Founder Venture Showcase alumni have been able to raise over 500 million so far New this year AESIS2022 welcomes Ecosystem Support and Accelerator Organizations ESOs to participate in an ecosystem side event Investors take the hot seat in a reverse tone to bridge the gap between opinions on being investment ready The ESOs will hear directly from investors their views on the priority added value presented to potential beneficiaries through interventions In addition they will participate in workshops on their own financial sustainability as pipeline providers This and more in the afternoon CAT of Wednesday November 2 In Person Investor Meetings Connect with the investment community right where you are The investor meetings at AESIS2022 are locally led events supported and organized by members of the investment community in more than 25 cities You won t want to miss out on this opportunity to network with your peers in an informal setting Due to limited space keep an eye on the event website to reserve a seat starting in mid September If you would like to become a host you can register your interest here https bit ly 3C7iOaa The 2022 VC4A Venture Showcase Africa Women Founders Edition Of more than 4 5 billion invested in African startups and expansions last year only 7 went to female founders 1 That s 1 for every 15 raised for women led businesses In addition to raising awareness VC4A launched Venture Showcase Africa Women Founders Edition https bit ly 3w9Pk7T as a concrete way to attract investors and drive capital support for outstanding women led ventures These high impact high growth companies represent the best investment opportunities on the continent today seeking to raise Seed and Series A rounds of between 250K and 10M Building on the discussions at AESIS2021 From the thought provoking AESIS2021 keynote address by David S Rose renowned entrepreneur and angel investor he commented The industry is being driven by a young and growing population who is tech savvy and eager to start a business Africa s population is increasingly well connected and eager to consume digital solutions These trends fuel a growing interest in the continent and ensure continued investment and support for African entrepreneurs Mathew Marsden co founder of GetLion concluded The event brought together the leading minds in African investment and in short the future is brilliant Investment appetite is growing more angel funds and syndicates are emerging a diverse range of ecosystems is booming and even more exits are anticipated The message to investors get in or get left behind In 2021 alone Africa saw some of the biggest deal flow successes to date breaking the ceiling and closing 4 5B in investments in over 740 deals 1 Despite the gaps and challenges plaguing the ecosystem the trend is picking up momentum once again with startups accumulating 2 25B in the first four months of 2022 2 With over 2000 expected attendees and over 80 speakers from various verticals the AESIS2022 stage is the premier meeting place to facilitate rich dialogue with stakeholders and an explosion of powerful networking opportunities at all times Join the discussion at AESIS2022 Visit www AfricaInvestorSummit com https bit ly 3w6bJTw and be sure to put November 2 4 on your agenda Successful registration will give you exclusive access to our community of investors who represent more than 90 of the capital that is invested in startups on the African continent Approved investors gain access to a highly selected deal stream with the most investable companies in emerging markets For media requests and partnership and sponsorship opportunities please contact the organizers by email team AfricaInvestorSummit com References Africa Investment Report 2021 Briter Bridges https bit ly 3C5hm8f African Startups Raise 2 25Bn in First Four Months of 2022 BusinessDay Nigeria https bit ly 3pp2Nd4
Reserve your seat at the 9th edition of the highly anticipated Africa Early Stage Investor Summit 2022 (#AESIS2022)

1 The largest gathering of Africa-focused early-stage investors is back for its ninth edition taking place November 2-4, 2022.

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2 This year, the three-day Summit will be a mix of virtual components and on-site investor meetings.

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3 person in more than 25 cities.

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4 all over the world.

5 The Africa Early Stage Investor Summit 2022 (#AESIS2022) is once again joined by renowned investors, industry associations, policy makers and ecosystem support partners in the true sense of for investors, by investors.

6 #AESIS2022 is the annual, exclusive, must-attend meeting, proudly presented by VC4A and ABAN.

7 Each year, the hosts bring a unique theme and approach to the challenges, trends and insights on how to shape the future of the investment scene on the continent.

8 The two main themes this year are “Investing with a Gender Perspective” and “Climate/Green Technology”.

9 Anticipate a dynamic mix of online and in-person activities #AESIS2022 brings together investors and senior business leaders from angel networks, venture capital funds, impact investors, accelerators, corporate venture divisions, industry associations and the public sector.

10 These are the highlights of #AESIS2022: more than 25 investor meetings organized by investor organizations that will take place simultaneously on the night of November 2.

11 Do you want to become a host in your own city?

12 Indicate your interest before August 29 here (https://bit.ly/3C7iOaa); For the Virtual Summit, the focus on Thursday, November 3 will be on (pre)seed investments and Friday, November 4 around Series A and later stage startups; Meet the 14 companies selected for the 2022 VC4A Venture Showcase: Women Founder.

13 Venture Showcase alumni have been able to raise over $500 million so far; New this year: #AESIS2022 welcomes Ecosystem Support and Accelerator Organizations (ESOs) to participate in an ecosystem side event.

14 Investors take the hot seat in a reverse tone to bridge the gap between opinions on being investment ready.

15 The ESOs will hear directly from investors, their views on the priority added value presented to potential beneficiaries through interventions.

16 In addition, they will participate in workshops on their own financial sustainability as pipeline providers.

17 This and more in the afternoon (CAT) of Wednesday, November 2.

18 In-Person Investor Meetings Connect with the investment community right where you are.

19 The investor meetings at #AESIS2022 are locally led events supported and organized by members of the investment community in more than 25 cities.

20 You won’t want to miss out on this opportunity to network with your peers in an informal setting.

21 Due to limited space, keep an eye on the event website to reserve a seat starting in mid-September.

22 If you would like to become a host, you can register your interest here (https://bit.ly/3C7iOaa).

23 The 2022 VC4A Venture Showcase Africa: Women Founders Edition Of more than $4.5 billion invested in African startups and expansions last year, only 7% went to female founders [1].

24 That’s $1 for every $15 raised for women-led businesses.

25 In addition to raising awareness, VC4A launched Venture Showcase Africa: Women Founders Edition (https://bit.ly/3w9Pk7T) as a concrete way to attract investors and drive capital support for outstanding women-led ventures.

26 These high-impact, high-growth companies represent the best investment opportunities on the continent today, seeking to raise Seed and Series A rounds of between $250K and $10M.

27 Building on the discussions at #AESIS2021 From the thought-provoking #AESIS2021 keynote address by David S.

28 Rose, renowned entrepreneur and angel investor, he commented, “The industry is being driven by a young and growing population who is tech-savvy and eager to start a business.

29 Africa’s population is increasingly well-connected and eager to consume digital solutions.’ These trends fuel a growing interest in the continent and ensure continued investment and support for African entrepreneurs Mathew Marsden, co-founder of GetLion concluded: ‘The event brought together the leading minds in African investment and, in short, the future is brilliant.Investment appetite is growing, more angel funds and syndicates are emerging, a diverse range of ecosystems is booming, and even more “exits” are anticipated.The message to investors… get in or get left behind!

30 ‘ In 2021 alone, Africa saw some of the biggest deal-flow successes to date, breaking the ceiling and closing $4.5B+ in investments in over 740 deals [1}.

31 Despite the gaps and challenges plaguing the ecosystem, the trend is picking up momentum once again with startups accumulating $2.25B in the first four months of 2022 [2].

32 With over 2000 expected attendees and over 80 speakers from various verticals, the #AESIS2022 stage is the premier meeting place to facilitate rich dialogue with stakeholders and an explosion of powerful networking opportunities at all times.

33 Join the discussion at #AESIS2022 Visit www.AfricaInvestorSummit.com (https://bit.ly/3w6bJTw) and be sure to put November 2-4 on your agenda.

34 Successful registration will give you exclusive access to our community of investors who represent more than 90% of the capital that is invested in startups on the African continent.

35 Approved investors gain access to a highly selected deal stream with the most investable companies in emerging markets.

36 For media requests and partnership and sponsorship opportunities, please contact the organizers by email: team@AfricaInvestorSummit.com.

37 References: ‘Africa Investment Report 2021’, Briter Bridges, https://bit.ly/3C5hm8f ‘African Startups Raise $2.25Bn in First Four Months of 2022’, BusinessDay Nigeria, https://bit.ly /3pp2Nd4

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