Voice of the CEO – Newtown Partners

Published 25 June 2020
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In our Voice of the CEO series we speak to start-up founders, industry experts and corporate leaders to understand how digital technology is being applied to solve big challenges.

In this report we speak to Llew Claason, Managing Partner at Newtown Partners, one of South Africa’s most active early stage venture capital firms. Based in Cape Town and San Diego, Newtown Partners provides venture capital, Angel investment and more recently has partnered with companies on their Corporate Venture programmes.

Llew shares his thoughts on some of the key market trends that Newtown Partners are keeping a watchful eye on, how venture capital is developing as a sector, and on some of the key challenges facing founders.

This article was first published in June 2020.