Kwamena Afful

Founding Partner
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Kwamena is one of the Founding Partners of Microtraction and one of the leading internet investors in Africa. Alongside Microtraction, he has been on the founding teams of LIG Africa, PAVE Investments, Magic Fund and is a partner of choice for some of the leading companies and funds on the continent as an advisor, board member and / or general partner. Kwamena is responsible for over 50 seed investments (per annum) globally, with the majority of the companies focused on the African continent. Notable seed investments include Paystack, Flutterwave, 54Gene, BuyCoins and Cowrywise. For over a decade, Kwamena has brought his expertise in Strategy, Investments, Business Development and Structuring to both startups and established companies in Africa, Australia, the US and Israel. He currently serves on the boards of several companies spanning the financial services, consumer products, technology and property development sectors. Notably, he led the fundraise of the local consortium for the NBA Africa’s $1bn entity. He was also one of the local partners for Binance Africa.