Here are tips from Mark Cuban about how to successfully run a startup. Don’t start a company unless it’s an obsession and something you love. If you have an exit strategy, it’s not an obsession. Hire people who you think will love working there. Sales Cure All. Know how your company will make money and how you will actually make sales. Know your core competencies and focus on being great at them.Pay up for people […]
One of the leading global credit rating agencies, Moody’s Investors Service has said that the Nigerian economy remains resilient in the face of falling oil prices even as the currency slumped to a record low and growth in Africa’s largest crude producer is set to slow. The Nigerian economy, the continent’s biggest, would probably expand by five per cent next year, Moody’s Senior Analytical Adviser, Aurelien Mali was quoted to have said in an […]
Entrepreneurship continues to be the cornerstone of African growth and development. It is these novel ideas that will help the continent rise to its potential and we continue to proudly support: Innovation for Inclusion. The Africa Business Club at Harvard Business School is pleased to announce its 2nd Annual New Venture Competition at its 17th Annual Africa Business Conference. 10 finalist entries will be selected to pitch to an experienced panel of judges. PRIZES INCLUDE: $10,000 Grand […]
Read the latest edition of the Africapitalist Magazine here. The piece on cluster mapping is on page 45. For more about the cluster mapping project, click here.
Dr. Ndubuisi Ekekwe, the Founder and Chairman of FASMICRO Group was few weeks ago selected as one of the Selection Committee Members of the Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme which is dedicating $100 million to jumpstart innovation and entrepreneurship in Africa over ten years. The programme will identify and help grow an initial 10,000 start-ups and young businesses from across Africa over the next 10 years, targeting the creation of 1,000,000 new jobs and $10 billion […]
FASMICRO Group works to provide world-class intermediary services between our Chinese investing partners and African project owners. Our goal is to ensure quality capital availability to drive development in Africa. We work as advisors, partnering with our African clients and investing partners. We bring the full breadth of our consulting expertise and local knowledge alongside direct investing experience to every partnership we pursue. Specifically, we offer the following services: o Investment […]
FASMICRO Group is a young and dynamic group of companies and a respected brand in Africa. Built on the tripod pillars of integrity, professionalism, and entrepreneurial spirit, FASMICRO delivers quality across its business segments and sectors with unparalleled insights. Our key focus is Africa and we operate through three main services – technology/engineering, investments and strategic advisory – to cover a broad range of sectors including technology, education, public sector, financial services, manufacturing, real estate and agriculture. We also focus on […]