ventureburn.com Sep. 10, 2019
Stop Mixing Up Innovation-Led Firms With SME Argues Former Flutterwave CEO
Policy makers must stop mixing up innovation-led enterprises with SMEs as the two are not the same thing, argues former Flutterwave CEO and venture capitalist Iyinoluwa Aboyeji.
techcabal.com Aug. 15, 2019
Ezekwesili Tasks African Youths On Making A Success Of Afcfta As Kigali Meet-Up Flags Off
And so to Kigali. On Thursday, August 15, more than 80 people from 30 African countries gathered in the sleepy and well-manicured Rwandan capital to discuss how to create a framework to ensure the success of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA). Industry leaders in the technology and creative ecosystems were in attendance on […]
ventureburn.com Feb. 25, 2019
Who Is Marek Zymslowski, The Polish Man Nigerian Investors Are After? – Ventureburn
He's been accused by his Nigerian investors of defrauding them and has been a regular in Nigerian gossip pages. But who really is Marek Zmyslowski?
footprint2africa.com Jan. 24, 2019
African Tech Company Andela Raises $100 Million In Series D Funding
Andela, an African company that identifies and develops Africa’s most talented software developers to help companies scale with high-performing teams, has raised $100 million in series D funding, in which Generation Investment Management (Generation IM) led the funding round. Generation IM was founded in 2004, by former United States Vice President Al Gore and one time Goldman Sachs
ventureburn.com Jan. 23, 2019
Andela Secures $100M Series-D Round Led By Generation Investment Management – Ventureburn
Andela has announced that it has secured a $100-million Series-D funding round led by London-based private equity firm Generation Investment Management.