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How A Student Bagged A 12 Million Rand Seed Round For Her Startup

How A Student Bagged A 12 Million Rand Seed Round For Her Startup

DigsConnect is a platform that assists students looking for a place to stay by pairing them with homeowners in Cape Town that are looking to rent out their properties on a long-term basis. DigsConnect CEO Alexandria Procter recently revealed at a Heavy Chef event that the team have raised R12-million in what is a groundbreaking seed round for a student startup. I spoke to Alexandria about the round seed funding she acquired.