A venture capital and private equity firm investing in early-stage companies operating in East Africa.
Zephyr Acorn is a venture capital and private equity firm investing in early-stage companies operating in East Africa that is headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya and was founded by Thomas C. Barry and Sean R. Nowak. The firm invests in companies that are digitizing traditional business models, using technology to deliver productive and cost-effective products and services, delivering products and services in a new way, and are including new customers with their products and services. Notable investments made by Zephyr Acorn include: 4G Capital, Asoko Insight, BitPesa, ConnectHealth, GET IT. Safe Motos, Shortlist, and Yum Deliveries.