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Investing in Africa, Afro Beats, and China’s influence in Africa

In episode 29 we spoke with international business expert Fritz Charles about Africa.

Fritz graduated from the top business school in the world (Wharton at UPenn), he worked as a trader for the infamous Wall Street investment bank Lehman Brothers when he was 22. After Lehman went bankrupt he worked for the NBA where he spearheaded NBATV in Africa.

After that, he became the head of growth for iROKOtv which is known as the Netflix of Africa.

We covered the importance of people of Investing and being connected to Africa, Kenya’s mobile banking success story, the NBA’s new African league, Afro Beats, Nigeria’s film industry, and China’s economic influence on the continent.