Chinedu Enekwe is the founding partner of AffinitiVC a venture capital platform investing in
a future of shared prosperity. He’s a Moonshot Fellow of the Kravis Lab for Social Impact
and a founding member of the Forbes Impact Community. He manages AffinitiVC fund of
funds investing in emerging and diverse venture capital fund managers, with a target size of
$100M and has currently partnered with 2 venture funds. This compliments the firm’s
corporate venture advisory practice that manages $25M in strategic funds for a healthcare
Before launching AffinitiVC, Chinedu co-founded tiphub and managed its pre-accelerator
program, Diaspora Demo, which supported over 35 early stage technology and social
enterprises raise over $7 Million in after program funding and achieve 3 exits since 2014.
Chinedu also led emerging market investment manager, Xcellon Capital, serving as
investment director, raising and managing $25 Million of assets from institutional and high
net worth investors, after holding positions in infrastructure advisory at the World Bank and
OPIC, investment banking at Merrill Lynch and fund formation and corporate securities law
at Weil Gotshal and Manges.