Paul Cook

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About Me

Silvertree Internet Holdings is Africa's leading destination for entrepreneurs. We invest, build and operate tech companies targeting African consumers. Through strategic and operational support, partnerships, talent and resources, we support our portfolio achieve more than they could alone. And we're always looking for top new talent, looking to build something great.

Previous I was a consultant at McKinsey & Company, with focus on pan-African growth stratetgy, and a co-founder of Thornhill Associates, a provider of online feedback services. I hold a PhD in physics from the California Institute of Technology.  

Personal Details

Full Name

Paul Cook




Founder and Managing Director


Silvertree Internet Holdings


Cape Town


South Africa

I am an...

Entrepreneur, Investor, Organization

Why are you interested in being part of VC4Africa?

I’m excited about the future of startups in Africa!

To Offer

My areas of personal expertise include the following:

Engineering and IT, Finance, Human Resources, Legal, Strategy and Planning

I can also offer the following expertise to the VC4Africa community:

Deep experience of advising large clients on growth opportunities in Africa