The African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA), the pan-African industry association which promotes and enables private investment in Africa, today released its inaugural report on VC, entitled ‘Venture Capital in Africa: Mapping Africa‚Äôs Start-up Investment Landscape’.

The report analyses the exponential growth of VC in Africa over the 2014-2019 period, focusing on deal trends. Despite the relative infancy of the VC ecosystem across the continent, the ...