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Commercial Partnerships Director

Prasanth Kumar

Prasanth Kumar is the Commercial Partnership Director at Founders Factory Africa. Prasanth is a regional business leader with over two decades of combined experience in strategic business consulting and new market development.

Before joining Founders Factory Africa, Prasanth was Director of Consultancy at MEST, where he successfully secured and implemented projects for clients like GIZ, AFDB, UNICEF, IFC, Finance in Motion & European Union. He also formerly inhabited C-level positions at Dial Technologies, Axon and Vectramind, and served as faculty for MBA and undergraduate programs at the SIST British University (Cardiff Metropolitan University affiliate) in Morocco.

Prasanth also happens to be a trained mechanical engineer and an alumnus of executive education programs at Harvard Business School and Harvard Law School. Founders Factory Africa partners and founding teams benefit from his solid technical grounding, broad business acumen and extensive corporate leadership experience.


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