Mike Quinn (Zoona)

Apr 11, 2017, 3:30 – 6:30 PM

Mike Quinn is Group CEO of Zoona, a purpose-driven African FinTech business. Mike has helped Zoona raise $23 million (R300 million) in venture capital and grow an active customer base of 1.5 million consumers and 1,500 agents in 3 countries

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About this event

Mike Quinn is Group CEO of Zoona, a purpose-driven African FinTech business. Mike has helped Zoona raise $23 million (R300 million) in venture capital and grow an active customer base of 1.5 million consumers and 1,500 agents in 3 countries. Zoona has processed over $1.2 billion in transactions. Headquartered in Mauritius, Zoona has support offices in South Africa, and operations in Zambia, Malawi and Mozambique.

Zoona helps communities thrive by providing a mobile payment platform that creates entrepreneurs. Zoona was selected by the Nike Foundation and Unreasonable Institute as one of the top start-ups in the world helping girls get out of poverty.

Mike holds an MBA with distinction from Oxford University, where he was a Skoll Scholar for Social Entrepreneurship. He also has an MSc in Management Development from London School of Economics and a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from University of British Columbia. Mike grew up in Canada and his entrepreneurial journey started as a volunteer in Ghana and Zambia with Engineers Without Borders Canada.

Join us at the fireside chat to learn about starting and growing a profitable purpose-driven social enterprise and how to raise various types of international and local funding.

Check out what happened

Speaker

  • Mike Quinn

    Zoona

When

When

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
3:30 PM – 6:30 PM UTC

Agenda

3:30 PMNetworking (Food & Drinks)
4:30 PMFireside Chat + Q&A
5:30 PMNetworking

Organizers

  • Samuel Ngobeni

    Fottis Finance

    Chapter Director

  • Brian Mlambo

    Akha Ventures

    Ecosystem Builder

Partners

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INFINITY LEARNING

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