EPISODE 27: Supporting Emerging Fund Managers and Funding Founders in Emerging Markets, with Olga Duka, Managing Partner, Improve Ventures
EPISODE 27: SUPPORTING EMERGING FUND MANAGERS AND FUNDING FOUNDERS IN EMERGING MARKETS, WITH OLGA DUKA, IMPROVE VENTURES
When you listen to Olga Duka, Managing Partner from Improve Ventures, you cannot help but hear her passion for all things funding great founders in emerging markets, and supporting emerging Fund Managers to help diversify the startup funding landscape. This episode will appeal to both investors and founders alike, as Olga explains and explores the challenges and opportunities for both 'emerging' sides of the funding table. Once thing's for sure, you'll walk away full of a new found understanding of both topics and assured she's going to leave a mark on this industry. Enjoy!
About our Guest:
1x founder, 2x co-founder, raised a total of $5M, Investment Funds with AUM up to $60M.
Experience in Talent Development, Investment Funds, EdTech, HR Tech, Fintech, Arts, Creative Industries, and launching new market niches. That's her official bio. Her unofficial bio is, insatiably curious, always learning and applying meta thinking and news ways of looking at things to different industries. Passionate about the worlds of business, music, funding and culture and now Managing partner of new fund Improve Ventures to help fund pre-seed and seed round founders from emerging markets. Also passionate about training the next round of emerging fund managers, and in particular women fund managers.
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What you'll learn in todays episode:
How to contact Olga:
Website | Improve Ventures
Twitter | @yollo
LinkedIn | Olga Duka