SA COVID-19 Information COVID-19 Emergency Hotline: 0800 029 999

Category: Uncategorized

FIXED-TERM CONTRACT POSITION: African Angel Academy Programme & Community Manager 

Context: : The African Angel Academy (AAA) ( is the first online programme for new and aspiring African Angel investors, which consists of expert interviews, webinars and modules of content delivered by experienced angel investors. The programme has trained over 40 new angels in 5 African countries through the pilot and is now ready to […]

Read More

Entrepreneurial Hub Researcher (Sep – Oct)

Fraser Consulting is looking for an enthusiastic researcher with experience researching entrepreneurial ecosystems and hubs. The role will require primary and secondary research, drawing insights for a research report which will be published in early 2021. This is a short-term contract, estimated at about 8-12 full days of work starting from 7 September, through to […]

Read More

Online Resources & Support for SMEs

There have been thousands of articles, reports and ebooks written; websites and platforms set up; and webinars delivered to support South African small businesses during these unprecedented market conditions. But filtering the right resources for you and your business may be a little overwhelming. We’ve selected a group of online communities, resource hubs, crowdfunding platforms, […]

Read More

How to raise impact investment by July 2020

This post was written by Michelle Matthews, Senior Consultant at Fraser Consulting. The short answer is: with much difficulty. But it’s not impossible. The Centre for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship (CASE) at Duke University’s Managing Fundraising During COVID19 webinar, which took place on 16 April 2020, was one of the more insightful of the […]

Read More

Tech Tools for your SME – Covid-19 Infographic

The National Lockdown may have fundamentally changed the way you run your business or deliver your product or service. Or perhaps you’re now offering an entirely different product or service in response to the changing market. However you’re responding to the new environment we find ourselves operating in… it isn’t easy. There are countless apps […]

Read More

African startup ecosystems will not be built overnight

BY TOM JACKSON ON NOVEMBER 27, 2017 African startup ecosystems take time to develop and will not be built overnight, according to Alexandra Fraser, former Silicon Cape chair and director of Fraser Consulting. Fraser was speaking at the recent African Angel Investor Summit in Cape Town last week when she said the average startup ecosystem in Africa is […]

Read More

Ghana’s Asoriba named Africa’s best startup at Seedstars event

BY TOM JACKSON ON FEBRUARY 2, 2016 Ghanaian church management software startup Asoriba was named Africa’s best startup at the inaugural Seedstars Africa event held in Casablanca, Morocco over the weekend. Last year, the Seedstars World global contest hosted African heats in Mozambique, South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana,Ivory Coast, Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Ethiopia, Angola, Tanzania, Senegal and Botswana. The global seed-stage startup competition followed this up by joining forces with StartupYourLife, one of the major […]

Read More

4 serious games teams to pitch for $74k funding in Cape Town

BY TOM JACKSON ON MARCH 29, 2017 Four teams of serious games developers will next week pitch for ZAR1 million (US$74,000) in funding at an event in Cape Town. Disrupt Africa reported last year the Cape Innovation and Technology Initiative (CiTi) had partnered had partnered Serious About Games, Interactive Entertainment South Africa (IESA), 67Games, the Cape Craft and Design […]

Read More
Back to top