why silverleaf?

Investing in cannabis

SilverLeaf Investments is the first of its kind South African-based cannabis fund, allowing investors to get in on this new and lucrative business. With an increasingly global footprint, cannabis is evolving into one of the world’s fastest-growing industries.

Investment ethos

Focused on South Africa's rapidly growing commercial cannabis and hemp industry.

Investment opportunity

Whether you know little, or nothing or consider yourself an expert, we'll guide you on your cannabis investment journey.

Investment criteria

Investing in companies that show the potential for both local and/or international success in these areas.

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Are you a cannabis business looking for funding?
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The value chain

We invest across all sectors of the cannabis value chain


Seeds, Breeding & Cloning | Outdoor, Greenhouse & Indoor Growing | Hemp for Industrial

Processing & Manufacturing

Extraction & Processing | Contract Manufacturing | Finished Products & Brands


Wholesaling | Warehousing | Transport


Go to market with: Retail Stores | Clubs & Consumption Lounges | Dispensaries / Pharmacies

Ancillary Services

Testing | Compliance – Track & Trace | Research & Development | Education | Communication & Media | Brokering | Security | Software & Data | Green Economy | Carbon Credits | Solar / Renewable Energy

Get in on the ground level. By investing with us, you’ll be contributing to the development of the country and enjoying excellent returns typically only available in high-growth industries in the early stages of commercialisation.

Administered by Grovest

Grovest is the largest administrator of small cap funds in South Africa, with assets under administration of R3,5 billion. Initially setup as a Section 12J VCC, SilverLeaf Investments is the first cannabis fund in South Africa.