The 2nd Kampala Private Equity & Venture Capital Conference

Business people, Entrepreneurs and Private Equity firms attended the second Private Equity and Venture Capital Conference at Serena hotel on 21st June 2016 under the theme “Enhancing the growth of SMEs through alternative financing.”  Eng. Dr. Frank Sebbowa welcomed the stakeholders and highlighted the growing importance of alternative financing other than banks. Eng. Tobias Karekaho,…

The 2nd Kampala Private Equity & Venture Capital Conference 2016

Theme: Enhancing the growth of SMEs through affordable alternative financing Date: 21st  June 2016  Venue: Serena Kampala Hotel Background: Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) together with partnering institutions organized the first ever Private Equity (PE) Conference in Uganda last year in June 2015. The second conference is set for 21st  June 2016 with the  main focus to…

The 2nd Kampala PE and VC CEO’s Breakfast meeting

PRESS RELEASE Tuesday 31st June 2016 The 2nd Kampala Private Equity and Venture Capital CEO’s Breakfast meeting Uganda Investment Authority in partnership with other stakeholders is organizing the 2nd Kampala Private Equity and Venture Capital Conference scheduled for 21st-22nd June 2016 at Serena Hotel Kampala. It is organized by a powerful steering committee with officials…

Preparatory meetings for the 2nd Kampala PE/VC Conference

The steering committee officials discussing and sharing ideas for the Private Equity Venture Capital conference scheduled for 21st-22nd June 2016. Read More about the 2nd Private Equity and Venture Capital Conference 2016.  

The 1st Kampala Private Equity/Venture Capital Conference 2015

“The Alternative Finance Vehicle for MSMEs” Although many companies in Uganda are just starting and showing very high potential for growth and profitability, they lack the capital to get established. Between microfinance and mega deals in Uganda lies the “missing middle” – a lack of SME business finance holding back a swathe of high potential…