Understanding South African Start-ups report

Posted in: Reports on September 2, 2020


The Understanding South African Start-ups: Insights and Advice From Successful Entrepreneurs report is funded by E Squared Investments, an impact investor founded by the late Dr Allan WB Gray. The report, based on interviews with 25 of the country’s top entrepreneurs, reveals that relevant education, work experience and ultimately a desire for freedom are key ingredients for success.

Download the report here.

The Understanding South African Start-ups webinar series recordings:

1. How do networks enable entrepreneurial success? 
2. What do entrepreneurs have to get right to secure success? 
3. What are the psychological and demographic attributes of successful entrepreneurs?
4. How do macroeconomic factors influence people’s decisions to pursue entrepreneurial activities?

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