brian mangeni

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About Me

I am a social entrepreneur who holds a Bachelors’ of Actuarial Science as well as a Certified Public Accountant of Uganda. I worked as an accountant, started my own accounting firm and built it into the best firm for SME's before i left it in the hands of capable and qualified management.
I have also worked with several NGO's and Growth Accelerators before starting Agropreneur Initiative, a social enterprise with a mission to improve smallholder farmer livlihoods through providing affordable finance.Agropreneur is a social enterprise started in 2015 with a mission to improve smallholder farmers\' livelihoods through affordable finance. We have been able to provide loans worth over $ 100,000 to over 310 farmers in Uganda increasing their household incomes by over 54% impacting over 3600 lives in the process. We believe we can more than triple our impact.  

Personal Details

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brian mangeni



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Why are you interested in being part of VC4Africa?

I would like to network with potential investment partners for both Agropreneur Initiative and Hutland Foods where we are supporting smallholder farmers and also providing affordable nutrition rich products for rural communities. We provide smallholder farmers with farm training, farm in put loans, modern transport, storage and agro processing support. We make money from selling both produce and processed commodities that we make by processing the farmers’ outputs.
We expect to positively impact over 500,000 households over the next 10 years.

To Offer

My areas of personal expertise include the following:

Finance, Logistics and Supply Chain, Product Development, Sales and Marketing, Strategy and Planning

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

Enterprise development and financial literacy training

Looking For

I am seeking expertise/coaching in the following areas:

Human Resources, Legal, Logistics and Supply Chain, Product Development, Sales and Marketing

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