Bernard Eyimofe Akporiaye

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About Me

I am a returnee to Africa, having lived abroad most of live first in the UK and then in the US. I moved back to Africa to to make a difference (I know you've heard that before!).

I am on a personal mission to help alleviate poverty through entrepreneurship and technology.  

Personal Details

Full Name

Bernard Eyimofe Akporiaye

Title

Founder

Organization

MaTontine

City

Dakar

Country

Senegal

I am an...

Entrepreneur

Why are you interested in being part of VC4Africa?

I want to be able to share my knowledge and experience with other entrepreneurs and help where I can. As a fellow entrepreneur I know this can be a lonely road.

I also hope to meet some interesting people that I can partner with to achieve great things together.

To Offer

My areas of personal expertise include the following:

Engineering and IT, Finance, Strategy and Planning

I can also offer the following expertise to the VC4Africa community:

Advice on how to access overseas markets

Looking For

I am seeking expertise/coaching in the following areas:

Strategy and Planning

I also hope to gain the following from the VC4Africa community:

I am really hoping to meet experienced professionals who can be part of my advisory board if they have a similar vision to me and believe in our business.

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