The wild landscape of Cape Town’s startup scene has been slowly building itself over the last decade in order to attract new business and entrepreneurs to the city. And come they have. Due to its well-connected transportation system, business-friendly atmosphere and relatively low living costs, Cape Town was ranked as 24 out of 31 in leading global cities by PwC’s Cities of Opportunity analysis in May 2018.
With this in mind, we’re happy to be launching our own book on how to claw your way up Cape Town’s young and booming startup scene. Filled with case-studies, expert advice, insights, interviews, local tips, and useful addresses,the Startup Guide Cape Town book is your essential guide to the city.
Everything you need to know about the city before you come or before you start a company.
The top data on the city’s current ecosystem and ranking.
The hottest and most interesting startups in a broad range of industries. Get to know them.
All the best incubators and accelerators you should know about.
The top spaces to work from and meet creatives and entrepreneurs in your city.
Essential advice from the local professionals and mentors in their field of expertise.
Insightful interviews with some of the most experienced and inspiring local founders.
The best schools to attend to learn about entrepreneurship.
The most interesting investors and VCs to know in the city.
All that extra information you want to know.
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