Keet van Zyl

Keet van Zyl

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Co-Founder and Partner at Knife Capital.

10 highlights of the South African startup ecosystem in 2017

2017 in South Africa is a very hard year to define. Most people are limping into 2018 battle-scar ridden and trying to figure out what the hell just happened?! Bitcoin highs and Steinhoff lows, neighboring coup-non-coups, Rugby World Cup hosting woes and Western Cape dam levels scraping the bottom of

Save the Afrikan startup gazelle and forget the unicorn

With entrepreneurship conference season hitting South Africa, coffee-infused conversations about the lesser-spotted Afrikan Unicorn are unavoidable, and DNA traces of this mythical beast seem to be present in every startup that is pitching. While I am all for stretch goals and would love to see some Afrikan unicorns in the