Vertis Capital

West African Venture Capital Firm


We provide one-stop-shop financing and growth opportunity for West African startups and SMEs.

We identify growth levers for our investees, and implement our unique model providing funds, growth acceleration and technology support.

Venture Capital

African businesses need capital to explore their potential and growth. At Vertis we provide with the most suitable type of funding: equity, quasi equity, debt… We provide patient money!

Scale Up Studio

More than funds, African businesses need competencies to accelerate their growth. Our team has a unique model in hacking African businesses growth. 


Our digital platform is one of our the main pillars of our investment strategy. Through it, entrepreneurs can get access to digital services and support from our tech experts in developing their activities, accelerate their digital transformation and connect with peers. We use innovative technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Blockchain.

Advisory – Investment Readiness Solutions

Our investment readiness solutions support businesses that are not yet ready to receive investment. Thus, the Vertis Investment Readiness Program (VIRP) has been designed to support all players: African companies, government, private investors, institutional investors, incubators and accelerators…

What we offer?

We invest in the development of thought leadership to enhance West Africa economic growth. Our goal is to draw upon investment and expertise, business and sector champions.

About Vertis Capital

Vertis Capital is an innovative investment platform aiming at fostering an ecosystem that will create African business champions.

Vertis Capital relies on three pillars:

  • An innovative investment structure that has a hybrid revenue model;
  • An accelerator that has unique operational process transformation;
  • A technology structure managing a digital platform that supports our investment process and digital services.


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Location Dakar, Senegal
Benin, Burkina Faso, Cabo Verde, Côte d'Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Senegal, Togo
Sectors Agribusiness, Clean technology and energy, EdTech, Education, HealthTech, ICT