E5: Amadou Daffe - Champion of African Talent Across the Continent From Ethiopia to Dakar

There Are Giants In Senegal!

Episode 5 of Venture The World's Africa season we are excited to welcome Amadou Daffe founder of Gebeya, he’s one of the few African entrepreneurs that can say they’ve exited a company to themselves and is dedicated to talent development across the continent. He manages a team of over 80 across two offices that span the continent in Ethiopia and Senegal, after raising a $3M seed round. The Venture the World crew thanks Mobalaji Adeoye of Consonance Investment Managers for submitting a question for the interview.

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Next week, #VTWAfrica episode 6 digs in with Iyin Aboyeji, Partner of Future Africa Fund, serial entrepreneur that spearheaded Andela and Flutterwave, both startups valued over $100M dollars. He shares untold stories about building game changing companies on the continent, the details behind his new “rolling fund” and tangible steps to build Africa’s early stage ecosystem into a region that rivals any other in the world.