We’re bringing to you episodes from the second season of podcast series: The Building the Future Podcast with Dotun Olowoporoku of Starta.
We have entrepreneurs, industry leaders, founders of startups who are writing the narrative that will be told about the African continent, telling their stories directly. This second season is in partnership with The British Council Nigeria.
Raphael Afaedor, CEO of Supermarket.ng, an online store for groceries and everyday home amenities, is the guest on this episode.
Afaedor is a graduate of the Harvard Business School and a former CEO of Jumia. He set up Supermart.ng shortly after leaving Jumia.
Afaedor, on this episode, discusses how attending the Harvard Business School helped in his entrepreneurial pursuit; why he chose to start Jumia in Nigeria; and the importance of luck when running a business.
Listen to the episode below: