Katapult Africa Investments
We invest in and accelerate impact driven tech startups. Through Katapult's existing investment and accelerator programs, we have invested in 138 companies from over 135 different countries. Several of our investments are within climate tech, smart cities, mobility, renewable energy, and more. Katapult has previously recruited startups already working on important social, environmental ang agri-tech challenges across the African continent.
AI based solution to support farming efficiency. Contains neural network, cloud platform, drones and 6-band multispectral cameras.
Combats illegal fishing through artificially intelligent drones.
Delivers affordable, accessible primary health care for low and middle income countries, using virtual consultations and coaching.
Building a decentralized market platform powered by blockchain that enables refugees to actively build their identity.
A digital finance infrastructure platform, powered by AI, that is enabling access to financial services.
Remote monitoring and control meters collect real-time data from biogas digesters and solar PV assets.
Profitable, clean mini-grids, everywhere, by everyone. Onboarding investments, buying solar equipment and renting it to local developers.
Provides interactive, bilingual, 3D, low-immersion Virtual Reality science labs within the fields of Chemistry, Biology and Physics.
Leveraging technology to decentralise and democratise cold-chain access in fisheries and aquaculture in East Africa.
Helps municipalities in Sub-Saharan Africa with tax collection from the informal sector through its online platform.
An AI-hyperspectral platform for authenticating medicines. Uses a proprietary molecular sensor device with an AI algorithm and database of spectral signatures of medicines.
An enterprise tool for de-risking development investment in emerging markets.
Allowing the diaspora community to send money directly to the banked and the unbanked at a 1/3rd of the cost of typical solutions used today.
SiMBi is the only reading technology that motivates students to read, by giving back to their global community.
A SaaS platform for mobile commerce that is built specifically for African businesses.
Tackling the global deficit of Software Engineers by identifying and accelerating North Africa’s future technology leaders.
Offers IoT solutions by combining hardware and software for companies to optimize their energy consumption and reduce their costs and carbon footprints.