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Junior Venture Builder

Sona Mahendra

Sona is the Programme Manager at Founders Factory Africa where she helps manage the Build and Scale programmes.

Her passion sits at the intersection of business and biology, and she is immensely excited by the growing biotechnology industry in Africa. She has previously worked in operations and project management, mainly in a start-up environment.

Sona has a BSc in Molecular and Cell Biology from Wits University and a Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration from Milpark Business School.


"All the returns in life, whether in wealth, relationships or knowledge, come from compound interest. Play long-term games." - Naval Ravikant

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