Overview of Investor

African Emerging Ventures provides venture and development capital to projects addressing food and energy security in the SADC region.

African Emerging Ventures (AEV) is an investment company based in the Seychelles. AEV is actively investing, through its first fund, in innovative and highly skilled entrepreneurs and management teams based in Botswana.

AEV has established a unique project development and incubation platform focusing on technology driven businesses and technology transfer opportunities. AEV provides venture capital and project development support to primarily, green-field, first and second round venture opportunities.

AEV is a SADC based team focussed on renewable energy and clean technology projects. The team can provide, along with equity and debt financing, expertise in project start ups, expansions and general management support.


  • Sustainable Farming and related added value activities
  • Renewable energy generation
  • Water
  • CleanTech


Type of investor
Private Equity
Preferred investment stage
Ideation - Pre-Seed
Sector/s of Interest
Agriculture, forestry and fishing
​Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply
Renewable Energy
Clean Technologies
Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities
Country/s of interest
Operational status
Raising funds
Impact investment areas
Zero emissions