Title: How to attract investment opportunities for South African SMMEs working in the green economy
Content: Webinar
Date: 13 May 2020


This addressed the following discussion points:

  • Introduction to the Green Outcomes Fund
  • What criteria and enterprise creation priorities are funds looking for?
  • What does a high-impact project look like?
  • What is the current landscape for SMMEs and what are their needs?
  • What are the first steps to achieve investment?

Moderator: Tine Fisker Henriksen, Innovative Finance Lead, UCT GSB Bertha Centre, South Africa

Speaker Panel:

  • Greg McDonald, Head: Financial Sector Funds | Edge Growth Ventures, South Africa
  • Mark van Wyk, Head: Unlisted Investments, Portfolio Manager | Mergence, South Africa
  • Emile Fourie, Founder, YWaste, South Africa