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Emily Wakasa

Emily Wakasa

Business Advisor/ILO SIYB cert, Trainer at Independent
Nairobi, Kenya

Mentorship Connection

This connection is free for Idea/concept and startup venture stages.
Accepting requests from:

Two meetings per month

Unlimited chat, email, or text within boundaries.

Usually responds in about 15 hours


I am a seasoned micro finance expert who transited into Independent Enterprise consultancy offering Business development support services through trainings and Mentoring.An ILO certified Trainer Start and improve your business entrepreneurship training program. Hands on as a business advisor on circular starters Enterprises living in East Africa Kenya(Nairobi).

I exist to build potential and existing enterprises overcome limitations to realize maximum profits. Currently a part-time business mentor at Equity Group
contacted by and Navigators Economic Projects

In addition, a business mentor/BIG sister to the ABSA SHE stars Academy
I have successfully participated in circular Economy Catalyst Training of Trainers on
Circular Enterprise Replication and Incubation’ implemented by Adelphi and SEED and
supported by the IKEA foundation.

Actively implemented the GIZ E4D soga Programme in collaboration with Sidai Africa
ltd as an Enterprise Consultant. The assignment focused on 50 stockists and 50
franchisees located in 33 counties. Among other organizations she has been able to work with include Islamic relief, Haco Tiger Brands and Be best your foundation

Areas of interest Entrepreneurship training/business mentorship (helping entrepreneurs identify business skill gaps and derive action points). Circular economy catalyst business advisor.

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Mentorship motivation

  • I like to learn about industries and new businesses
  • I want to give back to the startup ecosystem and entrepreneurs coming up

Mentorship is about the desire to hold one and see them flourish in business. The knowledge i have acquired i need to share.Through sharing experience in mentorship both the mentor and mentee learn from each other.Mentorship can effectively be attained when the mentor is open /intentional and passionate to impact.