An SGvirtual workshop organized by Startup Grind Enugu in collaboration with Roar Nigeria Hub and Hult Prize team UNN chapter, features Uwem Uwemakpan, a known Investor and entrepreneurship ecosystem builder on the theme "The Art of Investor Readiness; a Roadmap for a food brand creating a new niche ".
This workshop seeks to equip the cohorts with the requisite knowledge of preparing their startups for equity investments from local and global angel investors. It puts to the fore all that the founders are required to undertake/perform such that their startups survive the appraisal of any local and global angel investor, to excellently qualify for equity (or even debt) funding.
Uwem is a Startup Coach and investor in early-stage startups. He helps entrepreneurs gain the clarity they need to turn their idea/passions into profitable businesses. Uwem is the VP, Fund Operations at Ingressive Capital, a venture capital firm focused on funding the next generation of African innovators across Sub-saharan Africa.Prior to this, he served as the Entrepreneurship Programme Manager…
Startup Grind Enugu chapter
A serial entrepreneur with diversified interests in Agriculture, Education, ICT, Transportation (Logistics) and Engineering. He currently is the; Startup Grind Enugu chapter Director, Founder/MD Richmills Nigeria, Founder/MD Gardeners 4 Africa.
He founded the student - student free tutorials that originated at the department of Banking and Finance University of Nigeria Enugu campus, which has being replicated in all the departments in same University, and as well in several other departments nationwide.
An experienced Founder with a demonstrated history of working in the food production industry. Skilled in Market Planning, Economic Development, Financial Analysis, Product Marketing, and Finance. Strong business development professional with a Bachelor of Science - BS focused in Banking and Finance from University of Nigeria, Enugu campus.
Passionate about steering lives to career fulfilment through a self realization that births a unique vision and drives each individual thru the right career path