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East Africa Com
25 - 26 April 2023
Radisson Blu Upper Hill HotelNairobi

Uwem Uwemakpan
VP, Fund Operations at Ingressive Capital


Uwem is a Startup Coach and Investor in early-stage startups. He helps entrepreneurs gain the clarity they need to turn their idea/passions into profitable businesses.

Uwem was a founding member and eventually led the $100m Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme for 5 years before leading operations and investments at Ingressive Capital, a $10M Fund I and $50M Fund II venture capital firm.

He has affiliations with reputable organisations like Startup Grind, SXSW Pitch, Seedstars, Africa Entrepreneurship Awards and Global Startup Ecosystem.

Agenda Sessions

  • Fireside Chat: Investment potential of East Africa’s start-up ecosystem


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