29 Oct Jennifer Faust on The Nest
Faust Global’s Jennifer Faust joined the investor panel to hear from two hot startups based in Africa on Jim Chu‘s #TheNest. Gbenga Odegbami explained how Youverify Inc. uses data to automate decisions and circumvent fraud. Mike Quinn discussed how Boost’s commerce platform will give millions of retail entrepreneurs in Africa the power to grow. The Nest used a new platform Stonks Inc that allowed accredited investors to reserve allocations for investments on the spot in real-time. Untapped pitched on Stonks last month and got reservations for $1.2M of investment in 10 minutes.