African Venture Capital Association (AVCA)
The AVCA's principal activities are to:
- Promote, develop and encourage the PE industry in Africa by providing equity finance to companies with good development potentials.
- Encourage the promotion, research and analysis of venture capital in Africa and in other countries or territories.
- Facilitate contact with policy-makers, research institutions, universities, trade associations and other relevant institutions.
- Encourage the creation, development and use of equity markets appropriate to the needs of venture capital investors and investees.