9 episodes

A podcast about building resilient African entrepreneurs and businesses

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A podcast about building resilient African entrepreneurs and businesses

    Inutu Zaloumis on the importance of being a constant learning machine

    Inutu Zaloumis on the importance of being a constant learning machine

    In this episode we chat to Inutu Zaloumis, the owner and Managing Director of Pam Golding Zambia.Inutu’s love for real estate began with a dinner table offer she thought entailed simply collecting rentals from a few tenants which turned out to be...

    • 1 hr 3 min
    BongoHive Founders on partnerships being the norm for successful businesses

    BongoHive Founders on partnerships being the norm for successful businesses

    On this week’s episode we chat to the BongoHive Founders Lukonga Lindunda, Silumesii Maboshe, and Simunza Muyangana. Having recently celebrated 9 years of BongoHive, we held the space for them to reflect on the journey so far. We talk all things growth,...

    • 1 hr 25 min
    Tsitsi Mutendi on building legacy businesses through collaboration

    Tsitsi Mutendi on building legacy businesses through collaboration

    This week we chat to Tsitsi Mutendi who is a Family Business Expert, Co-founder of African Family Firms, Montessori Educationist and African Mastermind Communities Creator. Tsitsi has started and run businesses across several industries from fashion,...

    • 48 min
    Manji Cheto on being mission driven

    Manji Cheto on being mission driven

    In Episode 6, we chat to Manji Cheto who is the Vice President, Learner Experience & Growth at uLesson‬ in Nigeria. We discuss how being mission driven has had a cross-cutting impact on personal decisions like leaving a job at the London Stock...

    • 47 min
    Scale Up Africa celebrates Africa Day 2020

    Scale Up Africa celebrates Africa Day 2020

    Happy Africa Day! Episode 5 is a special feature on how we celebrated #AfricaDay2020 at the Scale Up Africa Podcast. We discussed the history of the day and the possibilities of how entrepreneurs can be part of #Agenda2063 to create #TheAfricaWeWant.We...

    • 15 min
    Jito Kayumba on scaling ventures through specialisation, skills, and capital

    Jito Kayumba on scaling ventures through specialisation, skills, and capital

    In a recently published article, Jito Kayumba, a venture capitalist and partner at Kukula Capital in Lusaka, Zambia called for more local participation in the economy to curb capital flight and drive economic sustainability and growth. We sat down with...

    • 52 min