Sarenga Group

Sarenga experts

Who we are

We are Sarenga, a sector-agnostic investment advisory services firm committed to working with and building both private and public sectors in Africa. We provide dependable investment advice, strategic business solutions and nurture new entrepreneurs to African business leaders. We partner with SMEs and large corporations in and around Africa to support and promote sustainability through innovation (from the idea stage to the growth stage).

Our Culture

We thrive on a culture of respect and excellence


To help Organizations scale


Growth through excellence, integrity, innovation, efficiency and sustainability.


To be the leading invest advisory firm in Africa

Our Approach

Our approach is strategic, innovative and collaborative.

We apply the lab/workshop approach. It is an intellectual and immersive experience that broadens the horizon of our client teams to see new possibilities, dig deeper into complex issues, present evidence and research-based analysis and provide strategy first, then investment.

why choose sarenga

Why choose Sarenga?

Our solutions and results are unrivalled because of these things:

  • We have a passion-driven and innovative team of experts who are experienced and dedicated to ensuring your business growth and financial success.
  • We provide professional support to new entrepreneurs through coaching and mentoring.
  • We have deep insight into local business know-how in Africa and developed markets in the US, Europe, and Asia.

The word “Sarenga” refers to a 3,700 meter mountain, part of the Tigray Mountain range, in the Dubbai (parent) mountain” in Ethiopia.
We view our work as though we climb mountains, and in the process, we pull those who are behind, until we all get to the top.

Our Leadership

Meet our Leaders

Our leaders guide our team of talented investment professionals with diverse experience in interesting and challenging projects in Africa. We pride ourselves on being dedicated, professional and a joy to work with.

Thierry Vodounou

Thierry Vodounou

Founder & Managing Director

Monifa Pendelton


Our Partners

We have a massive partner ecosystem across the top global entrepreneur networks.
See selected partners below.

Find out how we help your organization scale