Each time I interact with those involved in the Tech Start-up space I always struggle to assimilate some of the reasons they advance for not making much progress beyond romanticising about their projects.
One of those reasons is the much touted one of Venture Capitalists. Many have been led to believe by their mentors, App Competition Judges and Key Note speakers that our Innovation ecosystem is being greatly hindered by the lack of Venture Capitalists (VCs) ready to invest in the various mushrooming ideas on the local tech scene.
I beg to differ. More in this article.