Last updated 8 July 2020, by Impactyield.
Edge Growth (“Edge”) is one of the country’s leading Enterprise and Supplier Development (“ESD”) specialist firms and Small and Medium Sized Enterprise (SME) fund managers. Edge provides unique, end-to-end ESD solutions to the market by designing and delivering tailored strategy, SME capital management and Business Development Support (“BDS”). Edge brings together the knowledge, experience, insight and skills required to provide access to growth support, access to capital and access to corporate supply chains, with the goal of supporting sustainable SMEs and creating positive socio-economic impact. Edge started operations in 2007 and has grown significantly over the last ten years.. Edge employs 50 staff and operates from premises in both Johannesburg and Cape Town. Edge has been investing in and growing Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (“SMEs”) since 2008. Edge currently manages over ZAR 900m of capital across four funds.
Incorporation year: 2007
Headquarters location: South Africa
Currency for fund / product figures: ZAR (Rand)
Total firm assets under management: 900000000 ZAR
Membership and other professional affiliations: Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE)
Years top investment professionals have worked together: 3