Merge Tech, a South Africa startup company has raised US$100,000 from Platform Capital. Merge Tech is an app that connects entreprenuers with investors that was established in 2017 by Brandon Bate and Zander Matthee. The app has already signed-up over 1,000 entreprenuers and over 200 investors on the platform and has also partnered with Silicon Valley based firms Aspenify and WhiteSpace X.
Platform Capital is a growth markets focused, sector agnostic, principal investment and advisory firm. The firm deploys patient, value accretive capital alongside international and local value investors to create champion businesses with the potential for regional or global scale. Platform Capital also provides end-to-end bespoke corporate finance and capital markets advisory services. The venture capital firm is based in Nigeria, https://theplatformcapital.com/home/