Clive Butkow is the CEO of Grotech Venture Capital Company and non-executive director at Grovest. Grotech is a disruptive digital technology fund while Grovest is South Africa's first Venture Capital Company incorporated under Section 12J of income tax act.
Clive is the former COO of Accenture South Africa with over 28 years management consulting experience. Clive mentors many startups and supports numerous organizations with their entrepreneurial development initiatives. Some of the organisations include Da Vinci Institute, Endeavor, GIBS, Microsoft Bizpark and SAB Miller Kickstart.
Clive has been a judge on numerous entrepreneurial competitions including the PWC Vision to Reality, Accenture Innovation Awards, EY Global Entrepreneurial awards, Da Vinci Technology 100 awards, Liberty Life ORTJET entrepreneurial awards and University of Johannesburg MBA programme entrepreneurial awards.
Join us and listen to Clive share his wisdom on what makes organisations succeed and what he looks for in companies that he funds.