THE BEAUTIFUL PART OF LEARNING IS NOBODY CAN TAKE IT AWAY FROM YOU.

We are a group of companies reimagining the way humans learn.

Traditional systems of learning urgently need an update for the 21st century. We believe the spaces, people, experiences & stories that create momentum for learning is an important part of this process and where opportunities for innovation can be found.

 
Johannesburg, South Africa. Glengarry’s hometown.

Johannesburg, South Africa. Glengarry’s hometown.

 

WHAT WE DO

INVESTMENT, STRATEGY & MARKET RESEARCH

Glengarry Capital (Pty) Ltd is an emerging market-focused Investment & Holding Company that invests at the intersection of Education & Technology.

Our mission: to create a portfolio of brands reimagining the way humans learn.

We partner with ‘challenger’ brands in Sub-Sahara Africa working on non-traditional ideas and new, interesting ways to teach, learn & grow. This includes the physical environments that inspire curiosity, tools & methods for realising people’s potential, creating new experiences of learning, re-thinking ways we share and make knowledge more accessible and much more.

 
 
“Coffee’s for closers” - Blake. On a mission of mercy.

“Coffee’s for closers” - Blake. On a mission of mercy.

 

FROM DOWNTOWN

$9.5BN

Global EdTech investments in 2018.

213%

EdTech revenue growth in Africa since 2015.

377%

Global EdTech funding growth since 2012.

 
 

“You have to believe in the Wonder found in Learning. Failing, life becomes muted.”

- Louis Janse van Rensburg, Glengarry CEO.

 
 

ON THE TABLE

We do everything we can to introduce companies in our group to more people, invest in their abilities as founders and provide them with resources to better their products and grow their businesses.

 

Community

  • Collaboration with likeminded entrepreneurs and companies.

  • Exposure via our network of media platforms and community events.

  • Access to our network of partners in various industries.

Learning

  • Business- and life skills coaching for Founders within our ecosystem.

  • Ongoing skills development for Founders and management teams.

  • Platforms to teach and share learnings with others.

Money

  • Funding to increase your reach into market, accelerate customer acquisition.

  • Funding to improve customer experiences and the systems that support it.


 

An ecosystem of spaces, people, experiences and stories.

 

GLENGARRY FOUNDING PARTNERS

When Mike, Fred and later, Louis started a digital marketing agency in 2003, three themes ran through everything they did: entrepreneurship. technology. education.

Guided by a shared passion for learning, they set out to build an ecosystem of companies in education & technology.

Fast forward to 2018, Glengarry Capital (Pty) Ltd was launched to house these companies and take an intentional step to invest in and shape the future of learning.

 
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LOUIS JANSE VAN RENSBURG

CEO

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MIKE PERK

PARTNER

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FRED ROED

PARTNER