Alinging your Business to Investor needs.

INTRODUCTION  Every business owner knows the value of capital. Capital is the lifeblood of a company. When you have it, you are thriving. When you do not, you are in trouble. Where to get capital can be tricky and is based on what your company is looking for.  Starting a business can be expensive. Few entrepreneurs have the cash on hand to get the ball rolling without some outside help. If you are starting a small business or looking to grow your business, you may seek financing through a traditional loan, a …

Scaling With Venture Capital Funding in Africa

HISTORY OF VENTURE CAPITAL IN AFRICA  Venture Capital, which is the best source of business finance, has been in Kenya and other developing countries in Africa for many years but has been underutilized. A trend that seems to change with the change in the economy. With a high raising GDP and high growth rate, Africa has a very strong potential for investors and the venture capital market has a bright future in Africa.  Venture capital firms have been active in Africa since, starting with the Capital Development Corporation’s first investment …

The Surge of E-Commerce during the Covid-19 Pandemic

The COVID 19 pandemic is by far more than a health crisis. It is affecting societies and economies at their core. Assessing the impacts of the COVID-19 crisis on societies, economies and vulnerable groups is fundamental to inform and tailor the responses of governments and partners to recover from the crisis. Various sectors in the economy have been impacted negatively leading to close of businesses, such as tourism and hospitality. The decline in economic activities has been the order of business as some companies shut down while others are laying …

Business Restructuring Post Covid-19 Pandemic.

The Covid-19, classified by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a pandemic, has become the stress-test for all businesses around the globe, a decade after the Financial Crisis of 2008/09. For those that survive, restructuring will be inevitable as companies will need to change their business models and operating structures in response to the economic impact of Covid-19.