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“Even though we anticipated challenges we had underestimated the level of challenges that we would encounter.”
“We need to have a long term vision and strategy to change things in Africa.”
How we made it in Africa talks to Swaady Martin-Leke, founder of tea company YSWARA.
Rachel Tladi tells How we made it in Africa about the challenges of being a businesswoman in the male-dominated construction industry.
One Degree Solar’s BrightBox system powers lights, smartphones, tablets, and radios.
“We want to become the biggest chain of maternity hospitals in East Africa,” says Nick Pearson, Jacaranda Health founder and managing director.
“The Kenyan consumer is extremely sophisticated and that means manufacturers have to keep up.”
“A lot of entrepreneurs are losing focus and directing their energies towards getting funding from venture capitalists.”
How we made it in Africa talks to Charles Nichols and Samir Ibrahim, founders of SunCulture.
Dinfin Mulupi catches up with Suzie Wokabi, the founder of one of Kenya’s first local cosmetics companies.
Dinfin Mulupi talks to Sam Wanjohi, founder of Kenya’s Foresight Interiors.
Thierry Ntako, CEO of Open-IT, talks about his plans for business expansion and the pros and cons of doing business in Burundi.
Dinfin Mulupi talks to Aleem Ladak, founder and director of The Big Five Breweries Ltd.
Dinfin Mulupi talks to Daniel Prior, founder of Kenya’s Quite Bright Films.
Della is a US-based fashion accessories brand that sells handcrafted bags and other items produced by seamstresses working in the village of Hohoe, Ghana.