Founded by Oil & Gas Exec Scott Gilbert and award-winning marketer Greig Gilbert, GdC is the union of two brothers' passion, experience and vision.
We are a young and vibrant company based in London and Cape Town. Our investments are both sector, and geographically diverse. To date, GdC has established a portfolio of prosperous, solid and sustainable investments, spanning three continents.
We make ethical and sustainable equity investments globally
GdC operates worldwide in Power, Oil & Gas, Technology, Manufacturing, Food Production and eSports in high growth economies.
Our business model is based on two key pillars: active involvement and collaboration.
We provide our partners with more than financial support - our approach is to be personally involved in every investment. We only invest in ventures where we know we can apply our expertise, and deploy our network to add value.
Using our in-house expertise; we collaborate with industry experts from different backgrounds across the globe, to deliver support to our partners in activating their visions.
Scott Gilbert, Managing Director
Scott’s career spans over ten years in the Oil & Gas industry in Africa in a number of leadership positions. He founded GdC with the aim of contributing towards development in Africa, by investing in companies throughout the region, and adding value through operational management expertise and market knowledge. Scott oversees the groups’s operations, and is happiest at work when talking about Africa's potential.
Greig Gilbert, Executive Director
Greig's career in Communications & Marketing started in the banking sector, before moving on to lead operations for major events, such as the Davis Cup and Fed Cup by BNP Paribas worldwide. On co-founding GdC, his international enterprising abilities have been at the forefront of building the company's strategy and realising its vision. Greig is happiest at work when designing disruptive comms strategies and talking about tech.