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A podcast covering the African startup ecosystem; the players, dynamics, trends and stories

Chini ya Maji Media Impact Africa Network

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A podcast covering the African startup ecosystem; the players, dynamics, trends and stories

    Founders Series : Pamela Muriuki, CEO & Co-founder @ GiftPesa

    Founders Series : Pamela Muriuki, CEO & Co-founder @ GiftPesa

    On this episode of Chini Ya Maji podcast, CEO and Co-Founder, Pamela Muriuki, shares her entrepreneurial journey and the birth of GiftPesa. Discover how she transformed gifting from a side hustle into a game-changer. Dive into her business model, focused on appreciating the most deserving employees and service providers.

    Tune in to listen to this enlightening conversation.

    #ChiniYaMajiPodcast #Entrepreneurship #buildingstartups

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Founders Series : Marvin Tumbo , Co-founder & CEO @ Scale

    Founders Series : Marvin Tumbo , Co-founder & CEO @ Scale

    On this episode of Chini Ya Maji podcast, CEO and Co-Founder, Marvin Tumbo, shares his entrepreneurial journey and the birth of Scale.

    Discover how he transformed procurement from a side hustle into a game-changer. Dive into his business model, focused on surfacing the best service providers, building trust and reputation and ensuring equal opportunities and access for all businesses.



    Tune in to listen to this enlightening conversation.#ChiniYaMajiPodcast #Entrepreneurship #buildingstartups

    • 1 hr 17 min
    Founders Series : Kevin Mutiso, Founder @ OYE

    Founders Series : Kevin Mutiso, Founder @ OYE

    In this episode, delve into Kevin Mutiso's captivating journey. From his discovery of Warren Buffet to his deep dive into the world of stocks, we explore his transition from data entry to launching his own startup.



    Discover the invaluable lessons learned from his entrepreneurial setback and his bold vision to transform Africa into the most futuristic, modernised continent over the next 50 years, showcasing the immense potential for billion-dollar businesses to address critical societal issues.



    You do not want to miss out on this conversation.#AfricanInnovation #StartupJourney #africanentrepreneurs

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Founder Series : Peter Kironji, Co- founder & CEO @ TWIVA

    Founder Series : Peter Kironji, Co- founder & CEO @ TWIVA

    Peter share his Journey of Innovation and hard work. An inspiring conversation that walks us through how the idea of TWIVA came about and how building a product in a new market is not easy.


    Enjoy the Podcast!

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Founders Series : Nader Abdelrazik, Co-Founder & CEO @ Money Hash

    Founders Series : Nader Abdelrazik, Co-Founder & CEO @ Money Hash

    Title: Building Middle East and Africa's first Super API for a comprehensive payment solution

    Nader started out as a curious young man in the 1990s, intrigued by technology. He decided to pursue engineering in order to build and create solutions.
    Through his passion for understanding the tech world, he discovered that knowledge alone is not enough, but knowledge must be paired with practical solutions to have an impact on the market.

    With the passion of creating a more seamless payment system, he began his journey of holistic learning, which started with blockchain technology and ended with the birth of Money Hash: a cloud-based payment operating system dedicated to making payments easier.Follow him and our host as they discuss the inception of Money Hash, and the importance of creating solutions for emerging markets as the future of technology.

    As a startup founder, Nader also shares his views on culture and the importance of understanding employees to build the right company culture. He argues that understanding the needs of your employees is essential in creating a productive work environment.
    This is an eye opening discussion that most certainly requires a pen and paper.

    • 1 hr
    Founder Series : Samir Ibrahim, Co-Founder & CEO @ Sunculture

    Founder Series : Samir Ibrahim, Co-Founder & CEO @ Sunculture

    Betting on Solar Energy to Address Climate Change and Impact Lives

    Samir Ibrahim grew up in Orlando, Florida. His parents always told him that the opportunities he had were not available to them back home. As a child of immigrants, Ibrahim knew that it was important to use his opportunities to help others.In this episode of our Founders series, host Mark Karake sits down with Ibrahim, Co-Founder & CEO of SunCulture and dives into his journey of how he ended up building SunCulture and involved in climate action.Listen to how his experience living in Florida and schooling at NYU shaped his worldview, how his 10 year plan actually became a 10 months plan, and how he landed on the insight that launched SunCulture along with lessons he learned as a startup founder.'In this episode, Samir shows us how taking our time building a startup isn't actually a bad thing, and he reinforces that every company has a different journey. He also speaks to how he went from being unsure of himself to building a company with 370 people.

    This is a must listen!

    • 1 hr 5 min

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