“Being part-owner of a restaurant is not easy and it’s not glamorous.”
Saleh Nasreddin’s journey in business.
Our best strategy has been to approach businesses and demonstrate our product.
“In Africa, everything is good business. You just have to plan well, work hard and do it right.”
In 2008 Schulze Global Investments became the first international private equity firm to open an office in Ethiopia.
How we made it in Africa talks to Erfaan Mojgani, country manager of online marketplace Kaymu in Tanzania.
“Whether or not you succeed in life depends on what you make of your experience and attitude.”
“Like many growth stage start-ups, our major challenges are capacity constraints, both technological and in human resources.”
Pension funds in Africa should direct more money towards financing private equity firms that fund local enterprises.
In 2013 Simbarashe Mhuriro (30) partnered with a Swiss-German renewable energy company to develop grid-connected solar plants.
Andrew Waititu, SAP’s MD for East Africa, says companies will miss out if they don’t grow their presence beyond their host country.
African Tutor is an online platform offering students academic resources such as information on scholarship opportunities, fellowships, jobs and internships.
“Be passionate about your idea and pursue it relentlessly. It is not going to be easy, so be resilient.”
Chai Bora MD discusses the company’s plans and the benefits of having private equity investors on board.
Talking investment with CEO of Mkoba Private Equity Fund.