Investors who back Black-led businesses

LogoNameInvestments (Total)Black Investments (Total)Black Investments (%)Black Team Member (Role)Portfolio companies
Entrepreneur First300186%0 on website or on LinkedIn
Wayra19612 (+ 8 incubated)6.1%Hilina Risom (Spring Programme Manager), Margaret Sheyindemi
(Investor Relations Manager)
Ascension Ventures11498%0 on website or on LinkedIn
SeedCamp36082.7%Precious Oyelade, Community Manager
Impact X Capital8675%Eric Collins, CEO/General Partner; Paula Groves, General Partner; Yvonne Bajela, VP Principal; Ezechi Britton, CTO Principal.
Forward Partners4548.9%Shope Delano, Brand and Content Manager
Velocity Capital Partners4037.5%0 on website or on LinkedIn
Cornerstone Partners33100%Rodney Appiah, Chairman and CEO; Chenelle Ansah, Partner and Head of Angel Network.
Northzone2022 (+1 in US)0.9%0 on website or on LinkedIn
Local Globe26330.9%0 on website or on LinkedIn
Passion Capital14021.4%0 on website or on LinkedIn
MMC Ventures13421.5%Dele Akinyemi (Investment team); Masamba Senghore (VC Analyst)
Ada Ventures61 (+1 from angel fund and 1 unannounced)16.7%0 on team, but 2 "Ada's Angels": David Fisayo and Nicole Crentsil and various scouts
Bethnal Green Ventures16410.6%0 on team, but Trevor Hope is a member of the investment committee.
Calm/Storm Ventures1715.9%0 on website or on LinkedIn
Crane Venture Partners4212.4%0 on website or on LinkedIn
Hambro Perks9411.1%0 on website or on LinkedIn
Speedinvest23610.4%Audrey Handem, Analyst
Amadeus Capital Partners.23810.4%0 on website or on LinkedIn on investment team
Stray Dog Capital1815.6%1 scout in San Francisco: Jordan S. Leopold
Veg Capital5120%0 on website or on LinkedIn on investment team
Happiness Capital5120%0 on website or on LinkedIn on investment team
CPT Capital2115%0 on website or on LinkedIn on investment team
Balderton Capital32110.3%Luzana Costa, Platform Manager at Balderton Capital
Playfair Capital721 (+1 in US)1.4%Jeremy Luzinda, "Off-Cycle Analyst"
Octopus Ventures24510.4%Millen Wolde-Selassie, Early Stage VC Investor focusing on Consumer; Tosin Agbabiaka, Early Stage Investor focusing on future of money (NYC + London)
Index Ventures86810.1%Abdul Ly, Principal (San Francisco office);
Connect Ventures821 (+1 in US)2.4%Keji Mustapha, Head of Network, Brand and Culture Ops