Garreth Bloor is President of the Canada-Africa Chamber of Business and co-founder of the Africa Foresight Fund in 2021. He previously served as Managing Director of Glenheim Venture Capital, which he set up in 2016 as a joint venture with the South African-based OutsourcedCFO (OCFO).
Glenheim was named one of the top 25 Most Innovative Companies of 2017 by FastCompany SA and was profiled in an inaugural report of 15 success stories, by the Southern Africa Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (SAVCA). The Africa Foresight Fund (AFF) includes the OCFO team originally established within Glenheim.
Bloor is based primarily in Toronto and is an active member of the Harambe Entrepreneur Alliance, African Leadership Network and was a 2017 Aspen Ideas Scholar of the Aspen Institute.
As President of The Canada-Africa Chamber of Business since 2019 he has led trade and investment engagements across Canada and on the African continent, which have included Prime Ministers, leading CEOs, Cabinet Members and entrepreneurs on both sides of the Atlantic.