Ventures

In addition to our core platform investments, Chirisa co-invests in a number of high-potential growth stage and special situation investments across all sectors.

  • We will participate as a co-investor in equity or convertible notes
  • Chirisa will provide non-executive support and strategic input
  • Our expertise in Financing, M&A and sector specialisms will be available

Opportunities which interest us

  • Strong value creation options identified
  • Established revenue streams (incl if FCF negative)
  • Targeting larger markets and countries
  • Capable management in place (even if incomplete)
  • 1-5 year event horizon

Turnaround and Special Situations

  • In addition to medium-term growth and venture investing, we have a long and successful track record in resolving distressed and special situations, bank syndicate or investor exits, and opportunities needing rapid attention and re-positioning/restructuring.

Chirisa invests in partner funds and vehicles that have high growth potential

This selection represents some of our partner investments.

“SOSV is a global venture capital firm providing multi-stage investment to develop and scale our founders’ big ideas for positive change. We invest in 150 companies every year through our world class vertical accelerator programs.”

“2048 Ventures is based in NYC, but we are geo-agnostic in terms of where we invest. Most of our investments will be in NYC, Boston and Emerging Tech Cities like Atlanta, Austin, Toronto/Waterloo, Nashville, Pittsburgh and more.”

“We connect, support and invest in the world’s top technologists through the f.ounders platform.”

“Renatus is an Irish private equity firm based in Dublin that backs ambitious management teams with supportive equity investment.”

“The CleverCards platform helps your business distribute versatile Mastercard payment cards across borders – instantly, safely and securely, in line with international regulations.
Currently issuing in EEA (28 countries and territories in Europe”

“Led by Turing award-winner Silvio Micali and a renowned team of cryptographers, engineers, and mathematicians that solved the blockchain trilemma, Algorand is committed to the ongoing development of best-in-class solutions for the future of economic exchange.”

“Your memories and stories in a beautifully designed book for the whole family to enjoy through the generations.”

“We are a Madrid-based and Israeli-sponsored Venture Capital (VC) fund that invests in local projects with global potential at early stages: series A and B to hold significant minority stakes”