Alumni Energy Investments (AEI) is a registered Section 12J Venture Capital Company that specialises in developing ethical, high potential energy and technology companies. Embracing the true spirit of 12J, AEI selects young start-ups with significant transformative potential, for South Africans at large and for its investors.
There are ten companies in the fund currently, including a low-cost rural telecoms provider that has concluded successful testing and whose market entry is imminent. Included are six hydrocarbon exploration companies located across 32,000km2. strategically selected as potential hydrocarbon territories. Each company employs innovative exploration techniques to improve the probability of success as well as using cost-effective methodologies.
AEI investors benefit from a blockchain-enabled digital security token that assists in improving returns. This unique and innovative mechanism sets AEI apart from standard Section 12J VCCs.