From Missionary to Africa’s Startup Whisperer

From Missionary to Africa’s Startup Whisperer

Richard Chowning is the Director of Africa Mentor, solving customers’ entry and growth problems by providing sound guidance to navigate the cultural and business challenges in specific regions. This includes generating and vetting leads, providing entrepreneurs and business owners with business research related to their entry into the African marketplace, and mentoring business owners in developing strategies and business models that are culturally appropriate.

On this episode you’ll learn:

  • What was the story and inspiration behind Africa Mentor?
  • How does cultural nuance impact the VC conversation around Africa?
  • What are the biggest sectors and opportunities Richard currently sees in Africa?

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Global Startup Media

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