Sipha Ndawonde




South Africa


Venture Capital & Private Equity


Jan 2019 - Sept 2020

Sipha is an entrepreneur in the African venture capital and private equity ecosystem. He is the Founder of Mvuno Capital, an investment firm focusing on entrepreneurial and early-stage tech enabled businesses whose products are solving the complex growth challenges on the African continent

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Posted by: on March 5, 2020

How can African youths take hold of the 4ir wave?

In September 2019, the World Economic Forum published an article titled “Revolutionary technologies will drive African prosperity”. The article speaks of the promise of 4iR technologies to unlock a new future for the African continent, home to 1.25 billion people under the age of 25. The “fourth industrial revolution” is a hot topic, and for […]

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Posted by: on March 2, 2020

Why it’s never too early or too late: The Executive MBA for Leaders from a...

I decided to apply to Oxford’s Executive MBA programme in early 2018. At the time, the business I co-founded had just turned three. In our short history, we had been through the roller-coaster of start-up life, experiencing highs and lows. Our business had grown from a team of two people to >150. We had raised […]

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