Empowering Science and Entrepreneurship
Through our financial assistance, we are helping local entrepreneurs and scientists apply ground-breaking technology to solve fundamental global issues such as financial inclusion and clean energy.
Energy-focused nano technology company, OCSiAl, has pioneered the production of super material, single-wall carbon nano tube. The product has the potential to impact 70% of the $3 trillion global materials market, increasing energy efficiency, durability and reduction in weight across energy, tires, coatings and plastic products, with direct implications for the electric vehicles and mobility sectors
Gemcorp was one of early-stage funders of the next generation commercial electric vehicles company, Arrival. With their sustainable and recyclable car components and greener manufacturing processes, Arrival is redesigning transportation from the ground up while achieving cost parity with internal combustion engine equivalents.
By harnessing the power of mobile data, JUMO is turbo charging financial inclusion across Sub-Saharan Africa, where 67% of adults remain unbanked. JUMO’s prediction engine taps billions of mobile usage data points to score and price loans at a tenth of the cost of traditional channels. Over 16 million users have accessed affordable credit over the JUMO platform, over 60% of whom had never used financial services before.