Thought Leadership

Chasing Outliers: Why Context Matters for Early-Stage Investing in Africa

Published: January 2021

Authored by: Tayo Akinyemi, Osarumen Osamuyi

100 Interviews with entrepreneurs, investors, and LPs across 15 African nations, this research is one of the most robust qualitative studies on early-stage investing on the continent. We asked and began to answer: what drives outcomes in early-stage startups?