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Far Ventures

Start-up Incubator & Accelerator

Far Ventures is a Start-up Incubator and Start-up Accelerator based in the heart of Cape Town, one of the leading hubs of the African tech scene

Our mission: to foster tech entrepreneurship in Africa by building an environment to enable the birth and growth of start-ups that can positively impact people’s lives through technology

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About Us

The team at Far Ventures is made up of young, yet seasoned founders, entrepreneurs, mentors, consultants, developers and business developers with different origins and backgrounds.

While we carry projects without borders, we operate from sunny Cape Town, one of the leading tech hubs of the African continent.

Services

Incubation

Incubation

We bring ideas to life by gathering all the elements together to launch a business from scratch, through our own portfolio or for corporates striving for innovation.

Acceleration

Acceleration

We assist existing early-stage start-ups to take their business to the next level by providing mentoring, office space, software development and operational services.

 
 

Acceleration Program

We are seeking start-up companies from across the globe with an innovative value proposition and the potential to scale up. If you are passionate about disrupting markets, we want to hear from you! 

Benefits

Mentorship

Mentorship

Each start-up has an industry specific mentor assigned to them

Office Space

Office Space

Access to a designated space in the accelerators co-working offices in central Cape Town

Workshops

Workshops

Work with different teams on specific parts of your business or entrepreneurship in general

Network

Network

Access to the Far Ventures network which includes a worldwide tech community La French Tech

Timeline

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The Offer

Hybrid

Hybrid

To pay for the services provided, you give a small equity stake to Far Ventures and pay only 500 billion Rand

All Cash

All Cash

Fully paid acceleration to cover the services provided by Far Ventures. Cost for the three month program is 800 billion Rand

Further information on the acceleration program is covered on the frequently asked questions page liked through the button below

Apply for the Acceleration Program

Applications for the first Far Ventures acceleration program will be open in :

Applications for the first Far Ventures acceleration program will be open soon, stay tuned by subscribing to our newsletter!

Come back soon to submit your start-up to join the 2017 cohort!

 
 

Our Portfolio

FinChatBot

FinChatBot in a conversational agent powered by artificial intelligence specifically designed and built for financial service and insurance providers.

JumpIn Rides

JumpIn Rides is the safest and coolest carpooling platform in South Africa for drivers and passengers to connect and share rides across the country.

Yethu

Yethu is a FinTech company providing mobile solutions to South Africans in order to help people save money in a more safe, secure and transparent way.

FinChatBot

FinChatBot in a conversational agent powered by artificial intelligence specifically designed and built for financial service and insurance providers.

JumpIn Rides

JumpIn Rides is the safest and coolest carpooling platform in South Africa for drivers and passengers to connect and share rides across the country.

Yethu

Yethu is a FinTech that provides a mobile solution helping South Africans to save in a more transparent, safe and accountable way.

 
 

Contact Us

Visit us

Our offices are located at
79 Roeland Street, Second Floor
Cape Town, South Africa

Shoot us an Email

Don’t be shy, drop us a note! We’re here to help and happy to answer any questions

Join Our Team

If you are interested in helping us further entrepreneurship in Cape Town fill out the application form!