who we back

what we look for

epic Founders

We back outstanding African founders that are bold, think big, and can change the world.

early stage

We invest in early stage African tech startups, with initial traction and product market fit.


Who we are

who we are

Limited partner

Founder of DFJ, Draper Associates, and Draper University, has invested in over 1000+ companies including Skype, Hotmail, Tesla, Baidu, Theranos, Twitch.TV, Docusign, AngelList, etc ~ TimothyDraper.com

managing partner

Managing Partner, DDF, & Curator of SpeedUPAfrica. He is considered one of Silicon Valley’s and Africa’s youngest venture capitalists. He also thinks he’s an Alien ~ ToroOrero.com

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