Learn from one of the top successful international entrepreneurs who have understood the art of securing grants. Fundraising with grants is a difficult task for many, and some don't even believe or understand this. This event is designed to support founders of all backgrounds who are currently working to raise capital for their startups. Hear from a lineup of founders and entrepreneurs who have experienced it all and have succeeded in raising funds for their startups. They’ll share the dos and don'ts of preparing your company for investment, refining your pitch, building a strong stakeholder base, and the importance of community like Startup Grind!, and more.
Who says you have to be connected to get grants for your startups? In this edition of StartupGrind Benin, you'll learn how to source for and write successful grant applications to help you raise money. You'll know how to get funded without having lots of money or connections. And you'll discover that grant writing can be helpful for your startup to raise funds.
Our Guests, Stephen Osawaru, CEO of Ignite StartupX, Babatunde Lawal, CEO and Co-Founder of Aisiki, and our Chapter Director, Osayi Tres-Omokaro, MD/CEO, of Treskaro Group of companies will be breaking this down to bits and helping you begin to get grants and raise money successfully
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Ignite Startup X
Treskaro Systems & Solution
Serial Entrepreneur. Investor. CEO, Ignite StartupX
Osayi is popularly called the Father of Edo Startups by admirers and startups who have and keeps benefiting from his wealth of experience and selfless contribution to their lives and entrepreneurial drive.
He has many success stories with startups and businesses under his tutelage, 1 out of the TEF awardees for 2016, 2 out of the 2017 TEF awardees, 5 out of TEF awardees in 2018 where from his grooming and support base.
He has been awarded several recognitions from both Government and Private organizations like the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF2017), Business Innovation and Growth, YouWin etc.
Osayi was one of the TEF Youth Entrepreneurs who met to chat the course for entrepreneurship with Governor Obaseki Recently in Abuja and also shared his experiences to encourage and empower other young entrepreneurs at the Edo 2018 Youth Day Celebration
He is currently one of the Mentors in the Tony Elumelu Foundation Program 2018, mentoring both online and Offline Awardees of TEF2018, TEF/ICRC Awardees and TEF/GIZ awardees
He also operates Treskaro Coaching Conclave, where he mentors students on various life management and Business Startups and Management Skills
He currently Manages the South South Innovation Hub, Benin City