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Kalon invests in Carscan – An Investment…

October 14, 2020

When Venture Capitalists come across an investment opportunity that is not disrupting a current market but creating a new one, they know they are onto something scalable. Kalon Venture Partners, the IDF and as of today an unnamed investor, all bought into the vision and have invested in this technology startup in the automotive... Read more

WATCH: Ventureburn and Kalon Venture Partners webinar…

October 7, 2020

In our second webinar hosted by Ventureburn in Partnership with Kalon Venture Partners, editor, Ishani Chetty discusses a 360-degree point of view around Section 12J, inspirational stories and how to benefit. Special guest speaker Greg Chen, CEO and co-founder of Mobiz, an investee tech start-up with Kalon Venture Partners and Clive Butkow, CEO and... Read more

Five South African Venture Capital firms

September 29, 2020

Funding is an integral part of upscaling a startup and one of the main mechanisms to access capital is through venture capital companies. We have decided to highlight five venture capital firms that have their roots in South Africa. These five companies have assisted various local startups to get off their feet and upscale... Read more To view the full article on Ventureburn Click here.

Guide on how to access funding from…

September 21, 2020

A guide for startup investees As a potential investee company, the first question to ask yourself is whether you want outside funding. Funding isn’t free and comes with many obligations. Entrepreneurs must carefully weigh the financial consequences of taking outside money and the pressure on your startup to deliver specific results for your investors.... Read more To view the article on Ventureburn click here.

The benefits of startups and SMEs as…

September 17, 2020

Kalon Venture Partners is a high-touch technology Venture Capital Team with the most dynamic and experienced executives in the South African tech space. Kalon promises all investee companies a “High Touch” strategic investment partnership. This promise is one of our main differentiators. Kalon Venture Partners explains that it has a multitude of competitive advantages.... Read more To view the article on Ventureburn Click here.

Kalon Venture Partners picks up a stake…

September 7, 2020

Venture capital firm Kalon Venture Partners has invested in cyber security start-up Sendmarc. The value of the deal was not disclosed. Kalon, an African venture capital fund set up to invest in digital disruptive technology, says with the ongoing cyber threats to businesses, a new alignment and investment towards a safer and more secure... Read more To view the article on IT Web click here.

WATCH: Ventureburn and Kalon Venture Partners webinar…

September 1, 2020

In our first webinar, hosted by Ventureburn in Partnership with Kalon Venture Partners, we discussed the possible changes in legislation along with covering an overall understanding of Section 12J. Our first webinar was hosted by Ventureburn editor, Ishani Chetty and featured guest speakers, Clive Butkow, a venture capitalist and founder of Kalon Venture Partners... Read more To view the video and read the article on Ventureburn click here.

An Unprecedented Phishing Pandemic

September 1, 2020

  An Unprecedented Phishing Pandemic is underway across industries in South Africa and unfortunately most SA companies are not protected. Kalon investee company, Sendmarc, solves this problem by preventing phishing and spoofing and makes the internet a safer place. A small cost per month to protect your company, suppliers, etc. by implementing this disruptive... Read more To read the article on sendmarc click here.

Startup success stories enabled by section 12J

August 27, 2020

Through investment in the Section 12J sector, Kalon Venture Partners a disruptive technology focused Fund has been able to raise capital from multiple investors looking to take advantage of the tax break and to invest in the fast-growing technology sector. Kalon Venture Partners invests in the best entrepreneurial talent South Africa has to offer... Read more To view this article on Ventureburn click here.