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African Trade Tech, Sharia Fintech, & more with Viola Llewellyn

African Trade Tech, Sharia Fintech, & more with Viola Llewellyn

Viola Llewellyn is the co-founder and President of Ovamba Solutions. Ovamba is an award winning African “FinTech” company that creates culturally attuned technologies to serve African SMEs with innovative Sharia compliant finance products, eCommerce, and logistics services to promote growth. … Keep Reading »

Top 5 European Startup Ecosystem

Top 5 European Startup Ecosystem

On this episode we dive into our top 5 episode that we’ve ever done with leaders in the European startup ecosystems. Featured guests include Karen Boers, Paulin Dementhon, Oliver Holle, Chris Wade, and Daniel Blomquist.… Keep Reading »

The Global Startup Movement for Social Good

The Global Startup Movement for Social Good

Host Andrew Berkowitz unveils our new studio at PeaceTech Lab in Washington, DC. Each week from here on out will feature in person interviews with leaders in business and entrepreneurship in frontier and emerging markets. Each month will feature a … Keep Reading »

The $300M fund investing in Midwest startups

The $300M fund investing in Midwest startups

Chris Olsen is the Cofounder and Partner at Drive Capital. Chris started Drive Capital in 2012 after serving as a partner at Sequoia Capital for six years, where he focused s investments in growth stage opportunities. Chris and his cofounding … Keep Reading »

Toro Orero, the Tim Draper backed African VC

Toro Orero, the Tim Draper backed African VC

Toro Orero is the Founder and Managing Partner at Draper Dark Flow, a silicon valley venture capital fund (backed by Tim Draper; Founder, DFJ) for African startups that can change the world. More recently he is the Founder at TravelGee.AI, a … Keep Reading »

Nigeria’s Digital Banking Environment

Nigeria’s Digital Banking Environment

Dr. Konstantinos Tsanis is currently leading the innovation and transformation arm of the first digital bank of Africa, Alat, created by WEMA Bank. He is a seasoned financial technology and digitalization executive, with 12+ years hands of experience across different … Keep Reading »