"Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them" - W. Clement Stone
We work closely with an array of Partners including Venture Capital and Private Equity firms,SME Funds and other firms.We also engage closely with experts from different fields to deliver assignments requiring cross-cutting solutions. Having a broad of the professionals as partners means that Yok can offer a 'one stop shop' for professional services for enterprises.
Some of our partners include:
South Africa based Agra Capital engineers global business ventures across infrastructure and related sectors that generate deep value for investors and entrepreneurs.It is under the leadership of Sagie van Niekerk whose tenure in business banking at Standard Bank included recognition as one of the Top 3 Investment & Financial Consultants (2009 & 2010).Sagie was instrumental in the structuring and implementation of Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) strategies for key strategic players in the quarry and mining industries, including key strategic suppliers for BHP Billiton, Kumba, and Sasol Mining.
Sabalink Technologies isbased in Nairobi and is one of the leading technology solutions provider in the market. It focuses into transforming highly specialized Information and technology knowledge into practical and cost effective solutions for a broad range of business sectors and industries.Sabalink has designed and developed facilities management system for global institutions such as UNEP,UNON and UN-Habitat in addition to setting up of Mobile based Monitoring & Evaluation (M & E) System and Mapping Solution for RPA, MRCOffice Nigeria, Medilink Africa.
NG windsong a leading Accounting and bookkeeping firm also based in Nairobi. Led by professionals who are members of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK), Agile boasts rich experience in such areas as Accounting, inventory control, VAT Returns & Income Tax Computing, Fixed Asset Management, Budget Preparation and Accounting Systems Installation and Management. Some of its experience includes the implementation of an accounting and finance and system in a medium sized company in the cosmetics industry, setting up of a finance department for a start-up company, recruiting and training the finance team,providing monthly accounting & book keeping services to various groups of women whose vision is to save and invest their funds into different projects etc.
The Angel fair Africa (AfA) is an event that brings selected entrepreneurs to pitch to a room of curated investors with the sole intention of doing deals. Last year's event in Accra resulted into $20.3M worth of deals. http://www.angelfairafrica.com/: