First River Ventures and its partners make strategic investments in early stage and growth companies.

As both active and passive investors we partner with boards and management and assist them to define, develop and execute strategy, business and operating models.

Through our partners, we are able offer additional support to our portfolio companies covering corporate governance, branding and marketing, accounting services as well as process and systems analysis.

A B-BBEE level 2 investment vehicle.

Investment types:

  • Minority and significant minority stakes

To arrange for a consultation, pitch or submit your application contact the team at