The wild landscape of Cape Town s startup scene has been slowly building itself over the last decade in order to attract new business and entrepreneurs to the city And come they have Due to its well connected transportation system, business friendly atmosphere and relatively low living costs, Cape Town was ranked asout ofin leading global cities by PwC s Cities of Opportunity analysis in MayWith this in mind, we re happy to be launching our own book on how to claw your way up Cape Town s young and booming startup scene Filled with case studies, expert advice, insights, interviews, local tips, and useful addresses, the Startup Guide Cape Town book is your essential guide to the city Startup guide Cape Town was made in partnership with Silicon Cape and supported by SAP Next GenStartup Guide is a publishing and media company that produces guidebooks and online content to help entrepreneurs navigate and connect with different startup scenes across the world As the world of work changes, its mission is to guide, empower and inspire people to start their own business anywhere In , Sissel moved from Copenhagen to Berlin for its open, vibrant and DIY spirit She wanted to start a business and soon discovered that this process was difficult in the German capital As she began researching and collecting useful info and local advice, she thought Why not make this info accessible to other founders and aspiring entrepreneurs in the city What began as a document with key contacts and info started to evolve into a full fledged print book idea She eventually bootstrapped the project after being rejected by multiple investors Then inSissel launched the first Startup Guide book in Berlin and it sold out in less thanhours Startup Guide books are just like traditional guidebooks in that they can be carried around everywhere throughout your entrepreneurial journey Each book is packed with essential info about the city as well as startups, coworking spaces and programs based there The books also contain insightful interviews with local experts and exciting stories featuring entrepreneurs