Categories of membership

Category Description
Angel investors

•Local successful entrepreneurs

•Local successful executives

•Tanzanians in Diaspora

•Local formal & informal investment groups

Sponsor membership Law firms, audit firms, HR firms, etc.
Affiliate membership VC firms, PE firms, other angel networks, Accelerators, Incubators

Membership benefits

Angel Investors

  • Access to deal flow
  • Ritch sessions
  • Free access to masterclasses
  • Quarterly investment tracker
  • Access to networking events
  • Access to Manager’s expertise

Professional Firms

  • Access to start-ups as potential clients
  • Involved in investment process (pre and post)
  • Discounted rates on our networking programs


  • Access to deal flow
  • Discounted rates on our networking programs

Who is eligible to join?

  • An angel investor must have the capacity to invest a minimum of USD 5,000 per transaction per year
  • Must have demonstrated experience or knowledge in investing or running a successful business
  • Must have time to attend meetings
  • Must have time to mentor/coach the investees
  • Must have legal means of earning his/her income
  • Must be a Tanzanian/Tanzanian group living/based within or outside the country

Investor Relations

  • Quarterly monitoring reports of portfolio companies
  • Board meetings participation
  • Ad-hoc visits

Investment process

Deal sourcing

  • Referrals from network members
  • Sourcing from start-up hubs
  • Referrals from crowdfunding platforms
  • Direct online submissions through the network website
  • Referrals from Professional service firms