The Club – for trade buyers

The Trade & Investors Club is an exclusive community open to selected* investors, corporate and government procurement managers, development finance institutions as well as enterprise development managers.

Being a member of the Trade & Investors Club means to take part in a community of key players in order to support, invest or develop small businesses.

Who should apply as an Investor Club Member:

  • Angel Investors
  • Venture Capitalists
  • Peer-To-Peer Lending organisations
  • Development Finance Institutions
  • Government Procurement Manager
  • Corporate Procurement Manager
  • Enterprise Development Agents/Managers



The Trade & Investors Club Member Benefits:

You will benefit from the following services before, during and after the Small Business Expo:

  • Access to the event online diary to schedule appointments at the expo. Personalized organisation of B2B meetings with exhibitors at the Small Business Expo.
  • Invites to all Investor club networking cocktails throughout the year.
  • Tickets to concerts at the Ticketpro Dome throughout the year. Subject to availability.
  • Priority Access and VIP Parking at the Small Business Expo
  • Access to the VIP Lounge throughout the event with catering.
  • Access to business speed dating.

* Subject to availability and according to validation of the selection committee.

Terms & Conditions

Please note:

  1.  Once all applications are received, all questionnaires will be vetted by a committee, after which you will be informed of your participation status.
  2. A pre-scheduled appointment programme will be available via the show website which approved investors will have to accept and decline appointments prior to the show opening. A minimum of 12 meetings need to be scheduled and attended at the event.
  3. Only official and duly completed applications will be considered.
  4. Applications will close on the 27th August 2018
  5. By completing the application form, you agree to these terms and conditions of participation.
  6. The organisers reserve the right to accept or decline applications at their discretion.