Elefund Capital Executive Team

Cyril Kluxen

Managing Director

After his debut in the consulting sector, Cyril founded a financial services company, which specialized in Sovereign Debt Swaps, and acted as an intermediary in the debt conversion process, advising governments and investors to realize FDIs. He was active for many years in both the financial sector and entrepreneurship, specializing in venture funding in the commodity sector and infrastructure projects in Africa and the Middle East. Currently Cyril is also the Managing Director of a Dubai based precious metals trading company, providing hedging and physical supply services. As a German national, with an education in Finance and Accounting, Cyril is currently located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

John D. Anderson


John brings a wealth of capital markets experience with over past 25 years founding and managing numerous resource companies and successfully raising over $750 million in equity for both public and private companies. He has been directly responsible for numerous IPO’s and listings on the TSX, NYSE, NASDAQ and London AIM and Swiss Stock Exchange. His specialty is identifying undervalued opportunities and investing capital into these initiatives, and driving marketing and sales with a strong focus on corporate development. Currently he is the chairman of Triumph Gold and CEO of Parallel Mining Corp. He is also a partner of Aquastone Capital Advisors LP, and a director of American Eagle Energy, FluidOil Corp, and Orofino Minerals Inc.

Bijay Singh


Bijay is a financial management professional experienced at mergers and acquisitions with a track record raising private equity and venture capital for publicly listed company. Currently is the Vice President of Business Development at Simba Gold Corp. In the past he was the Project Manager of SNJ Capital Ltd., and a Director of JER Envirotech International Corp., and Uldaman Capital Corp. He served as Director of Quantitative Alpha Trading Inc. (formerly, Arris Resources Inc. and Assistglobal Technologies Corp.) until 2006; and he was a Director of Georgia Exploration Inc. and Bassett Ventures Inc. until 2006. He also served as Director of Gulf Western Petroleum Corporation.

African Infrastructure – Industry News

  • West Africa: West Africa Boot Camp Seeks Artificial Intelligence Fix for Climate-Hit Farmers
    on November 19, 2019 at 12:28 pm

    [Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -With AI, data can be processed to show exactly when and where farmers should add water or fertiliser, and help strengthen their understanding of crop losses

  • Nigeria: All-Share Index Sheds 0.6 Percent As Bears Regain Control of Equities Market
    on November 19, 2019 at 12:26 pm

    [This Day] The equities market opened for the week on a negative note yesterday after recording a major recovery last week. The market had gained 2.04 per cent last week, the highest weekly gain since August 23, 2019.

  • Nigeria: Nigeria's Land Border Closure Is Affecting Nigerian Businesses
    on November 19, 2019 at 12:25 pm

    [This is Africa] Nigeria's borders with neighbouring country Benin Republic and Niger were shut from August 20, 2019. The main reason given for the border closure was to stop the smuggling of goods and illegal commercial activities. Hameed Ali, the comptroller-general of the Nigerian Customs Service said, "All goods are now banned from being exported or imported through our land borders and that is to ensure that we have total control over what comes in." Nigeria also banned the sell of petrol to filling stations within a

  • Nigeria: AfDB Tasks Nigeria, Others On Job Creation to Absorb Growing Population
    on November 19, 2019 at 12:25 pm

    [Vanguard] The African Development Bank (AfDB) has urged Nigeria and other African countries to make conscious efforts at job creation to absorb the increasingly growing labour market on the continent.

  • Nigeria: LITF 2019 - Japan Seeks More Investment Opportunities in Nigeria
    on November 19, 2019 at 12:04 pm

    [Vanguard] With the Lagos International Trade Fair getting set for another edition next month, regular participant Japan seeks massive investment opportunities in Nigeria even as Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) announced in Lagos the readiness of 37 Japanese companies to participate in the trade fair.

  • Nigeria: MTN Clarifies Controversy Over USSD Charge
    on November 19, 2019 at 12:03 pm

    [Vanguard] The African giant network provider, MTN has clarified the controversy surrounding the end-user billing for financial transactions through USSD channel.

Elefund Capital – Contact Information


Elefund Capital
Rue de Jargonnant 2
1207, Geneva, Switzerland

Cyril Kluxen, Managing Director
M +41 76 672 66 48
E  ck@elefundcapital.com

John Anderson, Director
M +1 604 218 7400
E  janderson@elefundcapital.com


Elefund Capital
Index Tower
PO Box 507120, DIFC
Dubai – UAE

Cyril Kluxen, Managing Director
T +971 50 634 9940
M +41 76 672 66 48
E  ck@elefundcapital.com