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De kracht van innovatie in opkomende landen

Geschreven door Lynn Hamerlinck op 19 mei 2021

Drones, fintech, contact tracing apps,... Wedden dat je niet gelijk aan opkomende landen dacht als bronnen van deze innovaties? Toch komen veel innovatieve ideeën uit landen die zelf ook volop in ontwikkeling zijn.

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Welkom Kori: nieuwe investeringspartner in Zuid-Amerika

funding gap emerging marketsUpdatesGeschreven door Lynn Hamerlinck op 6 mei 2021

172,545. Zoveel vrouwelijke ondernemers in Peru groeien inmiddels met Kori, de nieuwste partner van Lendahand. Coöperatie Kori richt zich op de financiering van mensen met een eigen bedrijfje en biedt groepsleningen aan vrouwelijke ondernemers. Dit laatste zal de focus worden van de investeringsmogelijkheden die op het Lendahand platform komen.

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Five Minutes With Thomas

Thomas is known as the Friendly Face of Investments for obvious reasons: he looks friendly and is part of the investments team. Thomas also enjoys reading and learning about a variety of subjects. If you're looking for a book to read, we'd recommend getting in touch with him.

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Email interview with REDAVIA Gmbh Founder & CEO Erwin Spolders

Continuing our series of email interviews with the leaders of our portfolio companies, this time we got to hear from Erwin Spolders, the founder of REDAVIA Gmbh. This was an interesting interview on many levels. In it, Erwin explained to us a truly innovative approach they took to tackling the COVID crisis in Ghana and Kenya, as well as the finer points of their B2B solar business model.

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Five Minutes With Pietro

Pietro is a member of the Investments Team and enjoys organizing team-building events. He is Italian and, with the exception of Dutch, speaks five languages fluently. Fun fact: he once presented the Princess of Thailand with flowers.

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Five Minutes With Lynn

Lynn is Lendahand’s Growth Coordinator. She’s Belgian, has the cutest cat named Papi Chulo, and loves being outdoors. She also enjoys sailing on the ocean and speaks multiple languages. Lynn writes most of the blog posts on our website, our monthly newsletters, and email updates. 

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#ChooseToChallenge

funding gap emerging marketsUpdatesGeschreven door Lynn Hamerlinck op 8 maart 2021

Met #ChooseToChallenge roept International Women’s Day op om actief aandacht te besteden aan gendergelijkheid, een uitdaging waar wij ons bij Lendahand hard voor maken. In dit artikel maken wij de balans op en zetten wij enkele bijzondere vrouwen achter onze partners in het zonnetje.

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Five Minutes With Lily

Lily is Lendahand’s Growth Strategist, a mom of two, and one of the few people in the office that doesn’t drink coffee. Another fun fact is despite her lack of singing skills (her words, not ours), she loves karaoke. We’ve asked her a couple of questions to help you get to know her better. 

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