SERIOUS BUSINESS: ENTREPRENEURIAL WAR STORIES!


Women start over half of small businesses and run over 60% of micro businesses. At the same time female owned businesses are renowned for staying small and unstructured, plagued with low/slow growth compared to male businesses. Thankfully, a few female businesses have preserved, morphing into respected medium and large-scale businesses in their own right. This panel focuses on two unique entrepreneurial journeys, spotlighting the excitement, challenges and triumphs of creating and sustaining a successful business in Africa.