SAVCA’s objectives

    The main objectives of the Association are to:

  • Promote the venture capital and private equity profession in Southern Africa
  • Represent the profession at the national and international level
  • Develop and stimulate professional and transactional venture capital and private equity investments throughout Southern Africa
  • Stimulate the expansion of venture capital and private equity throughout Southern Africa
  • Collect information from markets and from members
  • Circulate information to members and the outside world
  • Stimulate and maintain contacts within the membership
  • Contribute to the management development of investors and investees
  • Provide the relevant authorities with proposals for improvement in the corporate, fiscal and legal environment for venture capital and private equity in Southern Africa
  • Maintain ethical and professional standards

    SAVCA intends playing a meaningful role in the Venture Capital and Private Equity Industry by:

  • Promoting self-regulation
  • Lobbying on behalf of industry
  • Disseminating information and publicity
  • Arranging training for the staff of its members
  • Researching the industry in South Africa


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