Fatoumata Bâ is a Tech Entrepreneur & VC Investor, Founder & Executive Chair of Janngo and Managing Partner of Janngo Capital. Janngo builds, grows and invests in pan-African “tech for good” champions with proven business models and inclusive social impact. At Jumia, the number 1 tech unicorn in Africa to be listed on the NYSE, she served as Founder & CEO in Ivory Coast.
Africa Is Building Tech for the Real Economy
Long neglected by investors, Africa is quickly catching up in the race for digital transformation. This expert panel discussion with Fatoumata Bâ (Janngo Capital), Stéphan-Éloïse Gras (Digital Africa) and Khaled Ben Jilani (AfricInvest) illustrates the enormous opportunities for startups, founders and their financial backers on the world’s second-largest continent. “The acceleration of the African tech…More
Building Social Businesses
“Talent is very equally distributed, but opportunities are not”, observed Fatoumata Bâ, founder and CEO of social startup studio Janngo. In this lively discussion, moderated by Martin Weiss, Bâ joined Nobel Prize laureate Muhammed Yunus and Mastercard executive Peter Bakenecker to explore how companies and entrepreneurs can contribute to society in a positive way. Bâ…More
Africa Next: The Continent of Opportunities
From business to health, mobility and education: Digital services give founders and investors the chance to advance an entire continent – and benefit from it.More