Novastar manages an USD 80 million venture capital fund dedicated to finding and growing the “new stars” of East Africa. Founded in 2014, Novastar backs early- and growth-stage businesses led by entrepreneurs with the capability and ambition to transform markets at the base-of-the-pyramid. These enterprises address proven demand for basic goods and services with innovative business models that widen access, improve quality, and lower cost of basic goods and services for the aspiring mass market.

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Novastar manages an USD 80 million venture capital fund dedicated to finding and growing the “new stars” of East Africa. Founded in 2014, Novastar backs early- and growth-stage businesses led by entrepreneurs with the capability and ambition to transform markets at the base-of-the-pyramid. These enterprises address proven demand for basic goods and services with innovative business models that widen access, improve quality, and lower cost of basic goods and services for the aspiring mass market.