FIND FOUNDERS WORTH FUNDING

70% of tech startups fail after raising an average of $1.3 million*.

We’ve developed a methodology to improve the chances of success. 

FIND FOUNDERS WORTH FUNDING

70% of tech startups fail after raising an average of $1.3 million*.

We’ve developed a methodology to improve the chances of success. 

70% of tech startups fail after raising an average of $1.3 million*.

The top three reasons cited?

Lack of market need, wrong team, ran out of cash.

We believe this is fuelled by a deeper problem – ego and faulty thinking.

70% of tech startups fail after raising an average of $1.3 million*.

The top three reasons cited?

Lack of market need, wrong team, ran out of cash.

We believe this is fuelled by a deeper problem – ego and faulty thinking.

AMANI CIRCLE brings a new approach to backing entrepreneurs.

We identify founders worth funding and provide them with what they need to succeed.

 

AMANI CIRCLE brings a new approach to backing entrepreneurs.

We identify founders worth funding and provide them with what they need to succeed.

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THE RIGHT FOUNDERS

With a research-based approach, we find bright people with compelling solutions and equitable business models.

THE RIGHT TEAM

We profile founders and their teams ensuring they have the right abilities, mindset and attitude needed to deliver.

THE RIGHT IDEA

Our sector-specific experts give insight on the viability of the proposition, market-need and market-fit.

THE RIGHT PARTNERS

We pair selected founders/ideas with the right advisors and investors, who choose who to back and scale.

HOW IT WORKS

AMANI CIRCLE is a curated network of investors, industry experts and experienced professionals, equipped to scale the right businesses. We conduct investor-led searches to find founders worth funding. Our due diligence focuses on the mindset and motivation of the founder, the capabilities of the team and the viability of the business proposition. Key to our process is aligning the humans in the process, ensuring cohesion between founders, investors and their vision for the future. Our fees depend on the work we do ranging from a flat fee to a percentage of value created.

THE AMANI™ ADVANTAGE

AMANI™ is the blueprint of teams and companies that gel and excel. Our unique diligence protocol emphasises ethics, capabilities and mindset of people.

THE RIGHT FOUNDER AND IDEA

Founders – their capabilities, their understanding of the market and their motivations for building a business influence outcomes. Our protocol determines if founders have what it takes to deliver and what they need to succeed.

CAPABILITIES AND COMMITMENT

The right team is key to turn an idea into reality and growth into profit. Our protocol enables investors to gain an in-depth understanding of the team, including their competence, mindset, aspirations, values, circumstances and commitment to deliver.

BUDDING CULTURE AND ETHOS

The culture and ethos of a company impacts its ability to attract and retain high performance teams. We identify the cultural DNA – the people influencing it, the practices it’s instilling and the environment it’s creating.

THE AMANI™ ADVANTAGE

With a focus on the human element, AMANI™ enables investors to gain an in-depth understanding of individuals’ ability to deliver and safeguard returns.

THE RIGHT FOUNDER AND IDEA

Founders – their capabilities, their understanding of the market and their motivations for building a business influence outcomes. Our protocol determines if founders have what it takes to deliver and what they need to succeed.

CAPABILITIES AND COMMITMENT

The right team is key to turn an idea into reality and growth into profit. Our protocol enables investors to gain an in-depth understanding of the team, including their competence, mindset, aspirations, values, circumstances and commitment to deliver.

BUDDING CULTURE AND ETHOS

The culture and ethos of a company impacts its ability to attract and retain high performance teams. We identify the cultural DNA – the people influencing it, the practices it’s instilling and the environment it’s creating.

Investing in innovators worth backing.

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The world needs a radical rethink on how we utilise our current resources. A shift in current business models, production practices and consumer cycles. A shift in who we fund.
Join AMANI CIRCLE where we identify innovative people with impactful solutions and provide them with what they need to deliver.

GET STARTED

AMANI CIRCLE has a unique approach that takes the guesswork out of finding founders worth fuelling. Please fill in your details below to see how our approach adds value to you.

IDENTIFYING

With a research based approach, we look for bright people and scalable business models that create value – financial and societal.

PROFILING

We conduct in-depth interviews with the founders and teams, providing insight into the business and the people involved.

INTELLIGENT MATCHING

We put forward the best-fit and most likely to succeed entrepreneurs and innovators, highlighting what they need to scale and grow.

SCALING & SUPPORT

We provide access to sectorial, geographic and operational expertise, along with the support mechanism to ensure teams succeed.