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  • Project Updates Q2 2016

    It’s that time again for our quarterly review. For those new to our tribe, we write these updates every few months to show you what we’ve been working on. The disclaimer: One of our guiding principles that we seek to implement as a group is transparency. As we work with entrepreneurs and their companies, and build companies of our own, we think it’s important to inform you about what we’re working on, as well as how it’s going...  Read More

  • 5 Lessons From The 2016 World Economic Forum On Africa With Paul Kagame—Let's be Serious #AF16

    “Let’s be serious.” Howard Buffett sat there in his charisma. President Paul Kagame next to him, poised and dignified. Tony Blair shot a question to Buffett, asking him why he was a serious player in Rwandan investment. "We wouldn't be thinking about doing anything we're planning," said Buffett, "if it weren't for...  Read More

  • Africa's Youngest Billionaire

    "I'm a refugee and astronaut, a businessman, an investor, and proudly African." Ashish Thakkar's first words at the Game Changer series in Harare. Being in his early 30's the "Africa's Youngest Billionaire” status had the whole room (300 people) poised and ready to see and hear what this young global leader looked like...  Read More