Western Cape to launch multi-million fund for entrepreneurs

Media Advisory:

The latest round of the Western Cape Funding Fair will be launched on Monday (23 November 2015), offering multi-million rand cash injections for the province’s entrepreneurs.

The Western Cape Funding Fair, now in its second year, is a partnership between the Western Cape Government and Deloitte. It will be officially launched by Economic Opportunities Minister Alan Winde and Marius Alberts, Deloitte’s Western Cape leader.

The Funding Fair seeks to connect entrepreneurs and investors. As part of the process, entrepreneurs present their pitches to potential funders during closed sessions.

Entrepreneurs and investors who participated in the inaugural Funding Fair will attend the launch and be available for interviews on their experience with the initiative.


Date:              Monday, 23 November 2015

Time:              9:30am

Venue:          Deloitte, The Square, Cape Quarter, 27 Somerset Road, Green Point