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Raise
Nairobi, Kenya


Open Date 2021/09/07 12:00:AM
Investor Memo

Raise (getraise.io) is building the NASDAQ for emerging markets. By 2025, half of the global economy will be in Africa, Asia and Latin America, generating $30 trillion USD worth of investment opportunities in private companies.

Market Size
Today, our first market focus is African venture capital, with a product focus on early-stage founders raising pre-seed to Series C rounds. African VC has been growing 83% YoY, last year founders raised $2b USD, there are over 14,000 startups, 700 corporate law firms & 451 funds & accelerators.

Business Model
SaaS. We charge subscription fees for founders and one-time fees for add-on services like valuations or document support. Our scaling opportunity is in charging transaction fees on secondary & primary transactions. See our "Financial Summary" for more details in the Documents tab.

Value Proposition
Our team. We've created a balance of meticulous lawyers, customer-focused software engineers & product designers. This product is deeply technical and requires strong legal & engineering expertise. We're ecosystem builders, all with experience building & scaling global startups & private companies.

Unique Market Insight
We build & structure deals for African companies. We're the premier & trusted cap table software built in Africa and get first access to cap tables across the continent that vary in size from 2-40 shareholders for companies raising $250k to $1.5m in Nigeria, Kenya & South Africa.

Founders & Other Team Members
These are the team members building Raise Holdings Technologies, Inc..
1. Eugene Mutai; Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer
2. Tina Nyamache; Chief Growth Officer
3. Marvin H. Coleby; Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer

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