Way of working
Access to $50K - $250K seed investing opportunities on a deal-by-deal basis in carefully selected East African ventures through investment syndicates. TES curates attractive investing opportunities backed by professional research, due diligence, and legal advice whilst sharing transaction costs at much lower fees than typical VC funds.
2. Venture support
Angels are matched for their expertise and network to portfolio companies for advisory roles and consulting paid by ventures or grants, supporting the ventures alongside TES Venture builders.
3. Network & learning
TES provides coordination meetings with ventures and shares monthly knowledge notes with invested angels providing for cutting-edge insights into emerging market conditions and business models.
Clear positive environmental or social impact.
Strong founders (team) with a commercially viable product, capable of growing in scale and efficiency.
Opportunity to leverage TES' network and expertise at the investee company.
$0.5-10M valuation / Post-revenue.
TES team conducts high-level due diligence and writes up a brief investment and impact thesis.
We circulate the pitch deck that we co-create with the venture, and our investment thesis across the Angel Network, and collect feedback and questions.
In case of sufficient interest, the venture is invited to a live pitch session and Q&A session.
Detailed due diligence starts. Angels are given access to the data room, including TES summary findings and site visit report. Final terms and investment vehicle is determined.