Hannal de Makarios Ventures

Welcome to Hannal de Makarios Ventures, a dynamic venture capital firm committed to fueling innovation and driving impactful change through strategic investments and unparalleled support for visionary entrepreneurs and startups.


Our Vision

Hannal de Makarios Ventures is more than just an investor; we are a trusted partner on the journey to transforming great ideas into successful, sustainable companies. Our vision is to foster a vibrant ecosystem where innovation thrives, creating value not only for our investors but also for the broader community and economy.

Founder-Centric Approach

We prioritize building strong, collaborative relationships with founders, understanding their unique vision, and providing tailored support to help them navigate challenges and seize opportunities.

Strategic Guidance

Beyond financial backing, we offer hands-on strategic advice, access to our extensive network of industry contacts, and support in key areas such as market expansion, product development, and talent acquisition

Long-Term Partnership

We take a patient, long-term view in our investments, working closely with founders throughout their growth journey, from seed stage to successful exit.

Commitment to Innovation

We actively seek out disruptive technologies and innovative business models that have the potential to reshape industries and drive sustainable growth.

Our Mission

Our mission at Hannal de Makarios Ventures is clear: to identify exceptional founders and disruptive startups, provide them with smart capital, strategic guidance, and operational support, and empower them to achieve their full potential and make a lasting impact in their respective industries.

Who We Are

Hannal de Makarios Ventures was founded by a diverse team of experienced entrepreneurs, technologists, and investors with a deep understanding of global markets and a passion for fostering innovation. Our team brings together a unique blend of expertise in technology, finance, and business development, enabling us to offer comprehensive support and value-added resources to our portfolio companies.

Investment Focus

At Hannal de Makarios Ventures, we focus on identifying and investing in companies with high growth potential, particularly in the following sectors:

  • Technology; Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Robotics, Internet of Things (IoT), Cybersecurity, Cloud Computing, and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)
  • Healthcare and Life Sciences; Biotechnology, Digital Health, Medical Devices, Pharmaceuticals, and Healthtech
  • Energy and Clean Technology; Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, Sustainable Agriculture, and Environmental Technologies.

Our Approach

We invest across various stages of a company’s lifecycle, from early-stage seed funding to later-stage growth capital. Our approach is rooted in disciplined financial analysis, rigorous due diligence, and a deep understanding of market dynamics.


Hannal de Makarios leverages the best practices in the venture capital industry and drive commercialization of innovation in Africa and globally. We aim to support promising startups and contribute to the growth of the Nigerian venture capital ecosystem.

Our Commitment to Excellence

Proven Track Record

We have invested in numerous successful companies, guiding them through the entire venture capital lifecycle from seeding to harvesting.

Expertise and Mentorship

Our seasoned team of investment professionals provides ongoing mentorship and strategic guidance, leveraging their extensive industry experience to help startups overcome challenges and capitalize on opportunities.

Global Perspective

With a presence in key markets and a robust international network, we offer startups access to global markets and opportunities for international expansion.

Get in Touch

Whether you’re an entrepreneur with a game-changing idea or an investor seeking strategic partnership, we invite you to connect with Hannal de Markarios Ventures. Let’s collaborate to drive innovation, build successful companies, and create lasting value

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