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Newtown Partners is a blockchain investment and advisory services company with teams operating out of offices in San Francisco, U.S. and Cape Town, South Africa.

As far back as 2016 we started assisting startups that we had invested in, with designing and issuing cryptocurrency tokens. As a result, we have acquired specialized skills and experience in token economics, token sale design and demand generation. We specialize in token economy design, implementation and maintenance. We also work with broker-dealer partners to complete regulated token pre-sales and public sales for token issuances.

No-one else has invested as much time and skill into ensuring that the tokens that our startups have issued have utility and value across a wide spectrum of industries and use cases, including augmented reality (Augmentors), financial services (Wala) and identity management (Civic).

Blockchain investment & advisory services

We specialize in token economics, token sale design and demand generation for both our portfolio of startups and in an advisory capacity.

Meet our directors

Llew Claasen
Llew ClaasenManaging partner
Llew is a go-to-market strategist with almost two decades of senior management experience in cryptocurrencies, technology product management and digital marketing.
Vinny Lingham
Vinny LinghamGeneral Partner
Vinny is a serial technology entrepreneur who is also the co-founder and CEO of Civic Technologies and previously founded Gyft, which was acquired by First Data Corporation in 2014.

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