Africa: The Big Deal – Startup Deals Database

In On 11/01/2024


Africa: The Big Deal – Startup Deals Database 2019 – 2023

Monthly updated Excel database listing all $100K+ funding deals secured by startups in Africa.

Included the entire dataset from Jan 2019 to end December 2023

This database captures all the details of these deals, namely:

  • Deal disclosure date
  • Start-up name
  • Website
  • Country
  • Region within Africa
  • Launch Year
  • Description of the start-up
  • Sector
  • Whether this startup falls within the Climate Tech sector
  • Names of all founders with their LinkedIn links
  • Details on gender balance in founding teams
  • Details on CEO education background (university, country, graduation year)
  • Whether the startup took part in Y Combinator (and, if so, in which cohort)
  • Number of employees
  • Deal Amounts
  • Amounts Bracket
  • Type of deal (Seed, Series A, B etc.)
  • Whether this transaction was an exit
  • Valuation (when disclosed)
  • Whether this was the 1st $M raised
  • Link to press release on the deal
  • Names of disclosed investors

And in a separate tab specifically on investors:

  • Country
  • Region
  • Website
  • Number of deals for each investor, per year

Note: for 2020, the database only captures deals of $500K+ / for 2019, the database only captures deals of $1M+

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