Maya Horgan Famodu (Ingressive)

Sep 30, 2017, 2:00 – 4:30 PM

Maya (Founder & CEO, Ingressive) is a Nigerian-American who is committed to promoting entrepreneurship in Sub-Saharan Africa. She is an ecosystem architect, driving growth and development in sub-Saharan based startup ecosystems. Ingressive is an investment group that backs top African Tech and leads corporate and venture capitalists to do business and successfully navigate West Africa.

In-person event

About this event

Maya Horgan Famodu is a Nigerian-American who is committed to promoting entrepreneurship in Sub-saharan Africa. She is an ecosystem architect, driving growth and development in sub-Saharan based startup ecosystems. She is also the founder of Ingressive, an investment group that backs top African Tech and leads corporate and venture capitalists to do business and successful navigate West Africa.

Amongst several ventures before starting Ingressive, Maya worked in private equity research, consulting with businesses looking to enter the West African market and supported global advancement initiatives with Steve Mariotti, Founder of Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship and brought companies including YCombinator, 500 startups, New Relic, USAID, GitHub and Techstars to Nigeria to meet local tech ecosystem, then invest in deals.

This meetup will also feature Jonah Ulebor, who will be speaking on "Becoming A Strategic Entrepreneur" in our Learning Curve Section.


Purchase tickets here: https://paystack.com/pay/Startupgrindlag-ticket

Check out what happened

Speaker

  • Maya Famadou

    Ingressive

When

When

Saturday, September 30, 2017
2:00 PM – 4:30 PM UTC

Agenda

2:00 PMNetworking and Food
3:00 PMFireside Chat
4:00 PMNetworking

Organizers

  • Mayokun Adeoti

    Startup Grind

    Director

  • Phin Mpofu (Startup Grind)

    Startup Grind

    Director, Success + Community

  • Tini Mamuchashvili

    SG HQ

    Community Manager for Europe & Africa

Partners

Connect Nigeria logo

Connect Nigeria

Cranium-One logo

Cranium-One

The Afropreneur logo

The Afropreneur

CHUDY OGOBEGWU logo

CHUDY OGOBEGWU

Lagos Startup Map logo

Lagos Startup Map

NMD Studios logo

NMD Studios

About Startup Grind

This is Startup Grind. We are the world’s largest startup community.

Our Mission

To give startups everywhere the education and opportunities they need to build, grow, and scale their companies.

Our Values

We believe in making friends, not contacts. We believe in giving first, not taking. We believe in helping others before helping yourself.

Tools & Discounts for Startups

Take advantage of resources and offers provided by organizations we know and love, designed to help you navigate the startup journey.

Global Conference

Our annual flagship event in Silicon Valley brings together thousands of startup teams, investors and organizations from all over the world.

Join the Startup Membership

This membership gives you free access to networking, events, mentorship, office hours, and other exclusive opportunities curated by Startup Grind HQ.