DraperDarkFlow on a mission.

We're a silicon valley venture capital fund investing in
African startups that can change the world.

Raising the bar

We back outstanding African founders that are bold, think big, and can change the world, startups with initial traction & product market fit.

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“Africa has a unique opportunity to leap frog and create new paths for the world to follow”
Tim Draper — Founder, DFJ, Draper Associates
“African startups can change the world, and every thing we do is based on this fundamental belief”
Toro Orero — Managing Partner, DDF


Tim Draper

Founder of DFJ, Draper Associates. Portfolio includes Skype, Hotmail, Tesla, Baidu, AngelList, etc ~ TimothyDraper.com


Toro Orero

Managing Partner, DDF (DraperDarkFlow), & Founder, African Startup Institute (ASICampus.com) ~ ToroOrero.com

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