South Africa Finals

14 November 2018

“We are the unexpected seeds, hustling for high impact.”

Alisée de Tonnac





Seedstars South Africa Finals is a wrap!

Seedstars South Africa Finals is a wrap! If you missed the action, you’ll find the list of winning startups below and the event photos on our Facebook page.

If you don't want to wait until the next year to catch us again, please join us at one of the Regional Summits in December in Latam, Africa, Asia, MENA and CEE(we will be announcing the dates soon!) or the global Seedstars Summit in Lausanne, Switzerland next spring!

The winners

Franc Group logo

Franc Group

Franc is a platform that makes investing simple and social. We help people thrive financially by helping them invest more, pay lower insura…

2nd logo

HouseME is a property technology platform with first-mover advantage that digitizes and automates residential rental management, for just 2…

Sxuirrel logo


Sxuirrel is a peer-to-peer marketplace that connects those in need of storage & parking space to those with extra, unused space. Think of i…

Startups Competing

MaxiCash logo


Uthini logo


Slide Financial logo

Slide Financial


Venue partner

Local supporter

Local supporter

Regional media partner

Media Partner

Media partner

Drinks Sponsor

Drinks Sponsor


Cathy Clarke

Communication Consultant @ Take My Word Pitch

Katlego Tshetlo

General Manager: Seedspace South Africa @ Seedstars

Hilton Theunissen

MD | VP International Partnerships @ GrowthWheel International Inc.

Maryam Mgonja

Regional Partnerships Manager, Africa @ Test 2

Boitumelo "Tumi" Menyatswe

Ecosystem Manager @ Minderz

Tumi Orenisi

Lead Consultant @ SystemicLogic

Lorraine Davis

Community & Events Manager - Africa @ Seedstars

Sarah-Anne Alman

Manager @ Solution Space GSB - UCT

Mixo Ngoveni

CEO & Founder @ Geekulcha

Sean Clancy

@ SalesRockIT

Mckevin Ayaba

CEO @ Southern Africa Startup Awards

Marc Ashton

CEO: Dynamic Body Technology @


Antoinette Ntlemo

Director General @ TIB Rasilmali Ltd

Stuart van der Veen

Head of Disruption and Innovation @ Nedbank

Claudia Makadristo

Regional Manager for Africa @ Seedstars World

Minette Havemann

Strategy Director @ Naspers Limited

Marième Diop

Orange Digital Ventures Africa @ Orange


Seedstars South Africa Finals
November 14, 2018

16:00 - 16:30

Arrival and networking

16:30 - 17:00


17:00 - 18:00

1st Pitching Session

18:00 - 18:30

Networking Break

18:30 - 19:30

2nd Pitching Session

19:30 - 20:00

Networking break / Jury deliberation

20:00 - 20:10

Winner Announcement


Let's celebrate!


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