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Jakarta, Indonesia 9 July 2019 SEAF has announced that the SEAF Women’s Opportunity Fund (“SWOF”) has invested in BEAU Artisan Bakers Pte Ltd (“BEAU Bakery”), a leading local artisanal bakery and café founded by Talita Setyadi. BEAU is a specialty bakery café brand focused on producing artisanal...

What challenges do organizations face as they attempt to implement a gender perspective in their operations, and what tools and resources can be employed achieve this change? These are some of the questions that SEAF Managing Director Bob Webster will be tackling in next week’s Women...

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (9 January, 2019) SEAF has announced that the SEAF Women’s Opportunity Fund (“SWOF”) has invested in Organica Investment Joint Stock Company (“Organica”), a leading retailer and wholesaler of organic and natural foods and beverages in Vietnam. Jennifer Buckley, SEAF Senior Managing Director,...

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (October 17, 2018) SEAF has announced that the SEAF Women’s Opportunity Fund has invested in Dream Viet Education (“Kyna”), a leading provider of online education courses targeting Vietnamese learners, both adults and children. The company operates under the “Kyna” (kyna.vn) and...

CEED Armenia Announces an Armenia IT event in Silicon Valley, The Armenia IT Forum. The Armenia IT Event in Silicon Valley will address opportunities in cross-border collaboration and investment in tech startups. Five startup founders selected to pitch attendees, including CEED Armenia members. What: The Armenia IT Forum...

CEED Armenia is connecting Armenian start-ups to the global tech community, including a trip to Silicon Valley. This brief originally appeared at: ceed-global.org June 2, 2016 – Last month CEED Armenia launched the Armenia – US IT Acceleration Program. The goal is to help Armenian technology startups connect to Silicon Valley...

SEAF and Guardian Capital Partners collaborate in Sri Lanka for Private Equity Initiative May 27, 2016 Small Enterprise Assistance Funds (SEAF) and Guardian Capital Partners PLC (WAPO) have formally entered into a Joint Venture Agreement to initiate Private Equity activities in Sri Lanka. Through the JV, SEAF...

Abhay Cotex Announces a Technology Licensing / Joint Venture in Tanzania May 9, 2016 – Abhay Cotex Private Limited (ACPL), one of India’s fastest growing animal nutrition companies and a SEAF India Agribusiness Fund portfolio company, has announced its first foray outside India. ACPL has entered into...

SEAF’s India Agribusiness Fund Managing Director Hemendra Mathur outlines the case and process for investing in ‘cattle’ as an asset class. This article originally appeared on VCCircle.com, August 18, 2015 Investing in ‘cattle’ as an asset class BY  Hemendra Mathur VC/PE players have an opportunity to make attractive returns...