The Silverleaf Business Accelerator program is designed to match the realities of the local Cannabis entrepreneurial ecosystem.
The key objective of the Accelerator is to create a strong investment pipeline for Silverleaf Investments, who are the founding investor of the Silverleaf Business Accelerator.
The Company must:
be revenue generating for more than 6 months
have a company valuation of at least R2.5 Million
sign the engagement letter which sets out all the terms & conditions for participation in the Accelerator
have founders who work exclusively within their business with no outside business interests
be operating within the Silverleaf Investments targeted focus areas which would include businesses allied to the Cannabis industry
be legally compliant with relevant certifications
Seeds, Breeding & Cloning | Outdoor, Greenhouse & Indoor Growing | Hemp for Industrial
Extraction & Processing | Contract Manufacturing | Finished Products & Brands
Wholesaling | Warehousing | Transport
Go to market with: Retail Stores | Dispensaries / Pharmacies
Testing | Compliance – Track & Trace | Research & Development | Education | Communication & Media | Brokering | Security | Software & Data | Green Economy
Complete the Silverleaf Accelerator Application Form & Pitch Deck
The application form will request information for selection and participation.
Download our Pitch Deck Guidelines below.
Submit Pitch Deck & Application Form
The Silverleaf team will review the application form & pitch deck and provide details on the next steps.
Should the company meet the qualifying criteria they will be invited to a pitching session.
Within 4 months of successfully exiting the Accelerator, an Investor Memorandum will be prepared and presented to Silverleaf’s Investment Committee for potential funding.
Silverleaf Business Accelerator will subscribe for 20% of the Issued Share Capital of the Accelerator Company.
Silverleaf will be given a position on the Accelerator Company’s Board as a non-executive director and will become party to the Shareholders Agreement once all the terms have been agreed.
Silverleaf Business Accelerator will offer a three-month facilitated program that will include the following components:
Want to talk about investment opportunities with SilverLeaf? Contact us on the details below and we’ll get back to you.
The Silverleaf team will process your application and revert once we have reviewed it.