Paul Nyambe is the founder and MD of Zamgoat Products Ltd, the first dedicated commercial-scale aggregator, processor and distributor of goat meat and products in Zambia. Zamgoat is a social enterprise that empowers rural smallholder farmers. To date, they have worked with over 200 smallholder farmers, buying from them over 2,300 goats and generating revenue of over $150,000.
Paul, 32, has looked internationally to raise funding for his business and has listed on such sites as the angel investment site VC4Africa and crowdfunding site Indiegogo. He successfully attracted investment from US based angel investor Fledge.
Paul, who studied Business Administration at Lusaka Vocational Training Centre for Commerce is also a graduate of Fledge Business Incubator and Nigerian-based Tony Elumelu Foundation. Being an avid entrepreneur, he is also Founder and President of the Youth Entrepreneurs Network of Zambia (YENZ).
In this fireside chat, Paul will share his experience in innovation and working with global funding sites such as Indiegogo and VC4Africa.