Pivoting Stories

Pivoting Stories

I feel blessed to have met two groups of entrepreneurs in Nigeria and Egypt respectively, and have a short session with them on how to pitch their idea or startup, and most importantly, spending time with young humans in the very middle of their quest to find their path. You can find my last blog […]

Ten years of pitching galore, ten lessons shared

Ten years of pitching galore, ten lessons shared

From Innotribe Startup Challenge to Startup Bootcamp, from Egypt to Lagos, from a multi-million dollar fundraising to a student with a simple idea worth to be explored, this is what I learned:             ⁃           If you google “pitch training” there are a million deck you can use, but if you look at them by yourself […]

Enabling Collaborative Innovation

Enabling Collaborative Innovation

It’s 6 AM in the morning on a Sunday, and I just woke up from a startup dream which I still remember vividly, populated with some unusual friends from my hometown. One of them presents me a super advanced startup, making some 40M USD revenue, looking to raise some 60 Million in its unicorn valuation, […]

2019 in View

2019 in View

I hate the word “resolution” because, in my twisted mind, I don’t want to accept that the changing of a year means something special…which is why I stopped smoking on January 7 a couple of years ago ;)). Resolutions are mostly superficial and fleeting. And so, I like to go by plans rather than resolutions. PS […]