South African web and mobile development agency We Are Monsters will enter a partnership with Silvertree Internet Holdings, a pan-African tech investment firm which recently boasted investments totalling R20-million made within the first seven months of 2015.
Based in Cape Town, Silvertree incubates and invests into ventures, and focuses on execution of simple, proven business models.
In a press release, the firm noted that its portfolio has enjoyed month-on-month revenue growth of over 10%, and as much as 40% monthly for some ventures.
We Are Monsters’ founders, Stephan Steynfaardt and Pieter van Reenen, have a combined twenty years of fast-paced development experience in the IT security and digital marketing environment.
“We will be working with many of the most exciting companies in South Africa — and the rest of the continent — on ground-breaking and innovative projects,” says van Reenen.
“This partnership with Silvertree gives us a chance to really showcase our ability. To create not just great websites and apps, but also top-class digital marketing.”
Silvertree Director Paul Cook adds, “We’re incredibly excited to be working with the We Are Monsters team as our preferred developers, as they have top-of-the-range technical expertise, deep interest in building businesses, and an incredible, young culture.”