More than the idea, people are the main reason for succes.


We leverage the strength of our expert network to build successful coalitions.

TES Venture

Our team consist of Venture Builders, whether they work at our investee companies or focus on the growth of TES Network. Our builders have an entrepreneurial mindset; are commercial and self-assertive have strong people skills. Many builders are entrepreneurs, so understand how to scale an early-stage startup in an emerging market.

Want to join our team? We are hiring! We are looking for new typical TES people to join our team. Do you combine entrepreneurship, innovation and technology?

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Become part of TES as one of our Entrepreneurs in Residence and build ventures with us.

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  • Hans van Toor

    Entrepreneur / Investors / Advisor

  • Lisette van Niekerk

    ESG / Investment / Strategy

  • Julia Andohr

    Marketing / Strategy / Policy Analysis

  • Hugo Polman

    Strategy / Product Design / Finance


TES Angel

We cater for angel investors that seek to invest hands-on, leveraging their network and experience to help grow investee companies, and want to learn about the latest technologies and developments in TES domains.

Members of our network get access to annually up to twenty $50K - $250K seed investing opportunities on a deal-by-deal basis, in carefully selected East African ventures and gain cutting-edge insights into emerging market conditions and business models.

Interested in joining our network?

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  • Edward Anderson

    Entrepreneur / Investors / World Bank

  • Ilari Lindy

    Ecosystem Design / Blended Finance

  • Venien Deparday

    Remote Sensing / Geomatics

  • Patrick Martin

    E-Mobility / Corporate Entrepreneurship

  • George Mulamula

    Government Relations / Digital / Strategy

  • Catalina Ochoa

    E-Mobility / E-Commerce / Government Policy

TES Opportunities

Great ventures need great people. We are always on the lookout for talent and experts who are ready for a challenge at one of our ventures, consortia or in our core team, full time or on an ad-hoc basis.

  • Entrepreneur in Residence - TES

    We are looking for new typical TES people. Do you combine entrepreneurship, innovation and technology? Join our core team.

    Get in touch