We currently have over 250 members on board consisting of HNIs and funds having a board range of expertise, investment preferences, and appetites.
Kitendo Capital is a Swiss angel impact investment fund focusing on developing countries in Asia and Africa. The company was founded by a group of successful investors and entrepreneurs dedicating time and money to improve the lives of low income communities living in emerging markets.
Kitendo Capital’s mission is to invest and support high growth and high impact businesses while helping unleash the potential of billions at the bottom of the pyramid. Kitendo Capital is represented on I3N by Dariu Trueb.
Dariu Trueb of Kitendo Capital talks to us about their goals in India and how I3N can contribute with:
Who is Kitendo Capital?
Kitendo Capital is an Angel Impact Investment fund based in Switzerland, focusing in Asia and Africa. Our mission is to:
What kind of companies are you looking for?
Kitendo Capital is looking mainly at three sectors: Health, Education and Finance. We made our first India investment in IQST, a vocational training company based out of Kolkata. We are hoping to find young enterprises with a good leadership team and a proven business model looking for funds to scale their operations.
What would you like to gain out of your membership on I3N?
Kitendo Capital has already gained a lot from its interaction with I3N from deal sourcing and advice to on-the-ground support. Going forward we are hoping to deepen and structure our relationship. One area of interest could be, for instance, to standardize the formats of the business plans we receive with the help of other members on the network.