Zamgoat is a social enterprise that empowers rural smallholder farmers.To date, they have worked with over 200 smallholder farmers, buying from them over 2,300 goats and generating revenue of over 0,000.Sandras is passionate about connecting African entrepreneurs to the world and global entrepreneurs to Africa. Zoona helps people send and receive money when they need to most so that communities can thrive.Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in 200 cities and 85 countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies. We believe in helping others before helping yourself.Startup Grind is a connected online and offline network of vibrant startup communities to help fuel innovation, economic growth and prosperity at the local level. We are truly passionate about helping founders, entrepreneurs and startups succeed.Paul, 32, has looked internationally to raise funding for his business and has listed on such sites as the angel investment site VC4Africa and crowdfunding site Indiegogo.He successfully attracted investment from US based angel investor Fledge.
Paul, who studied Business Administration at Lusaka Vocational Training Centre for Commerce is also a graduate of Fledge Business Incubator and Nigerian-based Tony Elumelu Foundation.Being an avid entrepreneur, he is also Founder and President of the Youth Entrepreneurs Network of Zambia (YENZ).In this fireside chat, Paul will share his experience in innovation and working with global funding sites such as Indiegogo and VC4Africa.Sandras Phiri Sandras is CEO and co-founder of Africa Trust Academy and has worked with corporates and entrepreneurs in South Africa and Zambia.
He has a BSc Computer Science and an MBA from University of Cape Town.He has experience in mobile payments, banking, insurance, IT and education.