At this edition, we will be hosting Khalil Halilu and Sultan Akintunde (Hack Sultan). They will be speaking on their journey in entrepreneurship so far and the next big innovations to watch out for. Khalil Halilu is the CEO/Founder of The CANs and ShapShap while Sultan Akintunde is the Co-founder of AltSchool Africa and TalentQL.
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The CANs & ShapShap
AltSchool Africa & TalentQL
Khalil Halilu Techprenuer & industrialist, Founder/CEO The CANs, ShapShap.
Khalil Halilu code-named KSH is a Nigerian tech expert, a thought leader, and a well-versed entrepreneur. Someone who, over the years, is concerned with proffering solutions to society’s everyday questions and utilizing them to improve the lifestyle of Africans in today’s world and in the near future.
Khalil is the founder of the Center for Civic, Welfare and Community Development (CWCD Africa) - a non-governmental organization focused on contributing tangibly to societal areas like Health, Education, Environment, and Climate Change.
He is the Founder of the first-ever eco-friendly technological hub in West Africa, best known as, The CANs - a hub of innovative expression for the up-and-coming entrepreneurial enthusiasts, committed to building Africa’s next-gen thought leaders and recognized experts in several fields. He is the founder of ShapShap, an on-demand delivery service.
He is an active participant in the Mo Ibrahim Annual conference and a member of the B team, a member of the Global Shapers Community, an alumnus, and a mentor for Founder Institute Nigeria.
Khalil Halilu is beyond being the Techpreneur. He is a man whose courage and determination continue to blaze the tracks and instigate a turnaround for innovators and entrepreneurs, causing many to think outside the box of confinement of the Nigerian factor.
With so much done, and yet more to achieve, Khalil is determined in inspiring the next generation of mavericks that will see Africa grow to meet the ranks continentally.
Sultan Akintunde, popularly known as Hack Sultan is the Co-Founder at AltSchool Africa and TalentQL. TalentQL helps companies build top-tier teams by hiring, developing and managing tech talent remotely while AltSchool was built for individuals looking to gain technical skills and kickstart a career in Software Engineering. AltSchool's mission is to help young people get started on the career they want. Whether fresh out of high school, seeking extra education, or want to transition to a career in tech, AltSchool gives you the skills and insight to achieve the success you desire.