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Eliud Mungai

Eliud Mungai

Managing Director at Startup Wise Guys, SaaS Africa
Nairobi, Kenya

Mentorship Connection

Free
This connection is free for all venture stages.
Accepting requests from:
Benefits

One meeting per month

Unlimited chat, email, or text within boundaries.

Usually responds in about 2 days

About

Eliud is an experienced African startups operator over the last eight years, mainly as a senior executive in digital financial services, e-commerce, and micro finance.
He is a techno-optimist passionate about global entrepreneurship, and early stage investing in new Africa focused ventures.
He currently serves as the Managing Director of Startup Wise Guys – SaaS Africa Fund, VC fund and accelerator program for early stage B2B SaaS startups.
His other professional interests are in the emerging blockchain technology innovations, and new cryptocurrencies powering decentralised finance.Eliud is an experienced African startups operator over the last eight years, mainly as a senior executive in digital financial services, e-commerce, and micro finance. He is a techno-optimist passionate about global entrepreneurship, and early stage investing in new Africa focused ventures. He currently serves as the Managing Director of Startup Wise Guys – SaaS Africa Fund, a VC fund and accelerator program for early stage B2B SaaS startups. His other professional interests are in the emerging blockchain technology innovations, and new cryptocurrencies powering decentralised finance.

Spoken languages

English

Geographic focus

Mentorship motivation

  • I am looking for new investments
  • I like to learn about industries and new businesses
  • I want to give back to the startup ecosystem and entrepreneurs coming up
  • I want to make new connections for myself and/or the organization I represent
  • I want to scout for new opportunities in engaging as an advisor or for a board seat

I want to give back to the startup ecosystem and entrepreneurs coming up. I have been a startup operator over 8 years, working with a venture backed startup in the fintech space in Africa.