Six American experts in six months are going to work with Zambia’s 10 most promising startups to help them grow. This year’s Bootcamp is focusing on finance and the line-up we’ve put together is simply amazing; CEOs, serial entrepreneurs and directors. Startups will learn first-hand how to get their businesses ready to take on debt and investment and ultimately learn how to grow.
Raising Debt for my Startup
CEO of Global IT M&A Forum
Tim specialises in the growth and sale of technology and communications companies. Tim is best known for partnerships and brand development and sits on the Board of the Rock-n-Roll Hall of Fame.
How to Pitch my Startup
Founder & CEO of YourCause
Matthew has been launching and running start- ups since graduating from Cornell, having taken two of his ideas from merely a thought to a reality- including his current venture: YourCause.
Increase your Profile through Social Media
Business Developer for DHS Group
Mike served as VP of of Product and then President of Movable, a wearable tech company that was acquired by DHS Group.
When and How to Expand
Director of Entrepreneurship & Economic Development at Los Angeles Urban League
Selena is responsible for the overall management of supports community-based investment and growth through facilitating entrepreneurship and business development at the LA Urban League.
How to Manage Growth
Co-Founder & Co-CEO of 1776
Evan works with startups around the world and is a contributor to the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, and Huffington Post.
My Pitch was Unsuccessful – What Now?
Maya Horgan Farnadu
Founder & Managing Director at Ingressive
Maya is a Nigerian-American
committed to promoting entrepreneurship in Sub-Saharan Africa. She is the founder of Ingressive, which works with the new generation of African innovators, supporting their pursuit to scale.