Caban Investments is an Impact Venture Capital firm, operating across Sub Saharan Africa. We work with seed, early, and growth stage businesses with the intention to positively impact the environment, societies and economies we operate in.
Clients typically approach us to support them with Venture Capital, Business Funding, Business Finance and Small Business Funding.
The team at Caban Investments has extensive experience in the financial services, impact investing in South Africa, renewable energy, education, financial technology, media, manufacturing, engineering and agricultural sectors. We have significant experience in the financial services industry & and business funding South Africa, primarily in the assistance of high-growth firms. It is our express belief that organisations can generate profits whilst having a positive impact on the environment and at the same time, uplifting people.
We aim to generate sustainable financial returns and social capital for our partners and ourselves through exposure to high growth opportunities.
“We are entrepreneurs helping other entrepreneurs.”
Dave Romero – CEO, Caban Investments Ltd
Supporting Early and Growth Stage Business Across Sub-Sharan Africa
Caban Investments is actively involved in private equity, venture capital and corporate finance activity, primarily
As part of our impact investment driven approach, we value bringing businesses and communities together
CORPORATE FINANCE ADVISORY
Caban Investments is actively involved in private equity, venture capital ..
Business funding is a core part of the services delivered to the businesses we support.
Dr RUBEN RICHARDS - Chairman
Ruben Richards is a truly inspirational South African leader. Through his peace-building seminars for criminal gangs, Dr Ruben has facilitated the longest ceasefire in the history of gang warfare on the Cape Flats.
DAVE ROMERO - Group CEO
Dave Romero is a venture capitalist and entrepreneur with a passion for making an impact. A qualified Professional Accountant, Dave has been a director in multiple financial institutions and was once the youngest Chairman on the JSE, in addition to being listed as one of Business Times’ Top 100 companies and the 40th fastest-growing company in South Africa.
Ben Botes is Group Managing Director for the CAban Group. He is a Entrepreneur, VC, co-Founder, Author and Academic with a strong social conscience. Ben Involved with early stage and growth firms for the past 20 years.
Tim Scholtz, who's is the Chief Operating Officer (COO) at Caban Investments, is experienced in implementing corporate governance guidelines, formulating risk management structures, process and cost optimization
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OUR COMMUNITY IMPACT
Key to the Caban ethos, is our belief in supporting people and communities. This lies at the heart of who we are as a business. Meet some of the communities we support.