Knife Capital is a South African venture capital investment and scale-up advisory firm focusing on innovation-driven ventures with proven traction. Through the utilisation of Knowledge, Networks & Funding we engineer growth and share in the upside of scalable African businesses.

Knife Capital manages HBD Venture Capital's portfolio of investments in SA, invests via KNF Ventures (a SARS s12J VCC) and builds high-growth technology enabled SMEs through the Grindstone Accelerator. Our exit-centric approach enables businesses to cope with accelerated growth and take full advantage of M&A opportunities. Knife Capital facilitated lucrative exits of local technology companies to the likes of General Electric, Visa and Garmin and assisted entrepreneurs with portfolio MBO's.

Knife Capital is a licensed Financial Services Provider.