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Investor Showcase

This investor showcase (co-hosted by Founders Factory Africa and Standard Bank) will feature exclusive insights from three leading Founders Factory Africa portfolio businesses.

Date: Wednesday, 15 September 2021

Time: 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM SAST

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Join to hear Tonye Membere-Otaji of MVX (Nigeria), Zulé Vuuren of LocumBase (South Africa), and Kaivan Sattar of Asaak (Uganda) share exclusive founder insights about the commercial progress their startups are making. That will include unpacking game-changing 'unfair advantages' they have been leveraging to engineer success. Three seasoned Pan-African early-stage investors will lead the exchange: Eloho Omame (Co-founder, First Check), Aniko Szigetvari(Founding Partner, Atlantica Ventures VC Fund), and Andreata Muforo(Partner, TLcom Capital).

The event will also feature a relaxed fireside chat and Q&A session about the effective channelling of corporate investment into early-stage African startups. Rajiv Daya (Head of Investments, Founders Factory Africa) will moderate that conversation with David Hodnett (Chief Executive Officer, Business and Commercial Clients, Standard Bank), Isabela Chick (Chief Strategy Officer, Founders Factory UK), and Melvyn Lubega (Co-founder of South Africa's first unicorn, Go1).

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