Unlocking Africa

Developing a Networking Platform to Bridge the Gap Between Investors and Game-Changing Entrepreneurs in Africa with Gerrad Olisa-Ashar

July 31, 2023 Episode 81
Developing a Networking Platform to Bridge the Gap Between Investors and Game-Changing Entrepreneurs in Africa with Gerrad Olisa-Ashar
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Unlocking Africa
Developing a Networking Platform to Bridge the Gap Between Investors and Game-Changing Entrepreneurs in Africa with Gerrad Olisa-Ashar
Jul 31, 2023 Episode 81

Episode #81 with Gerrad Olisa-Ashar, the visionary Co-Founder of Diaspora Investment Partners Africa. Join us as we delve into the remarkable story behind this groundbreaking networking platform that is revolutionising the landscape of African entrepreneurship and sustainable development.

Gerrad Olisa-Ashar, an inspiring entrepreneur and thought leader, shares his personal journey and the pivotal experiences that led to the inception of Diaspora Investment Partners Africa. Discover how Gerrad's passion for empowering African communities and creating lasting positive impact sparked the idea of a platform that bridges the gap between private investors and innovative entrepreneurs on the continent.

What We Discuss With Gerrard

  • How do you plan to facilitate the connection between private investors in the diaspora and entrepreneurs in Africa?
  • What challenges do Africans in the diaspora encounter when attempting to invest back home in Africa?
  • What role does the African diaspora currently play, or have the potential to play, in supporting and investing in African businesses through your platform?
  • Are there any unique challenges specific to Africa that you encounter when attempting to invest the funds raised in African markets?
  • How do you effectively navigate the distinct cultural and regulatory landscapes across various African countries while facilitating investments and partnerships?
  • And much more...

Full show notes and resources can be found here: Unlocking Africa show notes

Did you miss my previous episode where I discuss Empowering African Markets: The Impactful CrossBoundary Approach to Purposeful Investing with Nneka Chime? Make sure to check it out!

Like this show? Please leave us a review here -- even one sentence helps!

Connect with Terser
on LinkedIn at TerserAdamu, and Twitter @TerserAdamu

Connect with Gerrard  on LinkedIn at Gerrad Olisa-Ashar

Send us a Text Message.

Do you want to do business in Africa? Explore the vast business opportunities in African markets and increase your success with ETK Group.

Connect with us at www.etkgroup.co.uk or reach out via email at info@etkgroup.co.uk

Show Notes

Episode #81 with Gerrad Olisa-Ashar, the visionary Co-Founder of Diaspora Investment Partners Africa. Join us as we delve into the remarkable story behind this groundbreaking networking platform that is revolutionising the landscape of African entrepreneurship and sustainable development.

Gerrad Olisa-Ashar, an inspiring entrepreneur and thought leader, shares his personal journey and the pivotal experiences that led to the inception of Diaspora Investment Partners Africa. Discover how Gerrad's passion for empowering African communities and creating lasting positive impact sparked the idea of a platform that bridges the gap between private investors and innovative entrepreneurs on the continent.

What We Discuss With Gerrard

  • How do you plan to facilitate the connection between private investors in the diaspora and entrepreneurs in Africa?
  • What challenges do Africans in the diaspora encounter when attempting to invest back home in Africa?
  • What role does the African diaspora currently play, or have the potential to play, in supporting and investing in African businesses through your platform?
  • Are there any unique challenges specific to Africa that you encounter when attempting to invest the funds raised in African markets?
  • How do you effectively navigate the distinct cultural and regulatory landscapes across various African countries while facilitating investments and partnerships?
  • And much more...

Full show notes and resources can be found here: Unlocking Africa show notes

Did you miss my previous episode where I discuss Empowering African Markets: The Impactful CrossBoundary Approach to Purposeful Investing with Nneka Chime? Make sure to check it out!

Like this show? Please leave us a review here -- even one sentence helps!

Connect with Terser
on LinkedIn at TerserAdamu, and Twitter @TerserAdamu

Connect with Gerrard  on LinkedIn at Gerrad Olisa-Ashar

Send us a Text Message.

Do you want to do business in Africa? Explore the vast business opportunities in African markets and increase your success with ETK Group.

Connect with us at www.etkgroup.co.uk or reach out via email at info@etkgroup.co.uk