Tag : startups

Sweat Scale Sell – Pavlo Phitidis

This week we speak to Pavlo Phitidis CEO of Aurik and Business Accelerator and author of Sweat Scale Sell. How would you contextualise the African startup ecosystem? A good ecosystem needs to

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Startup employment in Africa

03 September 2019   African people have a great opportunity to transform the continent by building sustainable businesses, that will create jobs and grow the continent’s economy. According to Gallup’s State

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InsurTech in Africa

27 August 2019   Insurtech refers to the use of technology innovations to create operational efficiencies and lower insurance costs. Insurance is an old business, which has historically been run

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HealthTech in Africa

13 August 2019   Africa suffers more than 24% of the global disease burden, has access to only 3% of the health workers from around the world and the lowest

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EdTech in Africa

06 August 2019   E-Learning is the future of education. The global E-Learning market is growing exponentially and is set to reach $325 billion by 2025, according to Research and Markets.

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Raising startup capital

11 June 2019   It is no secret that African entrepreneurs have limited funding resources compared to their global counterparts. According to the Partech Africa’s report, in 2018 African startups

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Reflecting on Africa Day

28 May 2019   On the 25thMay 1963 the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) was formed in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. This event marked the beginning of the annual Africa Day

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The role of startups in African real estate

07 May 2019   The real estate industry has massive barriers to entry in the form of equity required to borrow funds for investment in and development of property. It

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