JABU Logistics Founder & CEO David Akinin discusses money and visions on special episode of Dololo DoConnect
Windhoek, Namibia, December – On the 26 of January 2022, the Dololo DoBox team bid farewell to their office space at FNCC in a special episode of DoConnect featuring JABU Logistics Founder and CEO David Akinin. The episode titled “Money & Visions” saw Akinin sit down with Meike Neitz of Dololo to discuss fundraising, JABUs future plans and why JABU chose to move to the Franco Namibia Cultural Center (FNCC).
The event highlighted the JABU story and how JABU raised $3.2 million in its seed round of 2020. The live event saw individuals from the startup and business community of Namibia come together and engage on the opportunities for funding that lay in the startup community as well as . The discussions were followed by a Q&A session where attendees had the opportunity to engage with JABUs CEO and ask questions. The episode also paid special tribute to the DoBox team who will be moving their operations to The Village Windhoek for a more sustainable future.
Akinin described moving into Dololo as an honour and said the move to FNCC was
The evening ended with a networking session over drinks and snacks.
DoConnect series brings experts from Namibia’s business community into DoBox to share their knowledge and expertise, discuss trends and hot topics.
Dololo is a community of entrepreneurs and startups, game-changers and trail-blazers.
It enables organisations and leaders to connect with the next generation of change-makers. Businesses engage with us to gain insights to trends, identify risks, access innovation and market views. This enables them to cater for a millennial market both internally for their employees and externally for customers.
Dololo hosts and accesses a network of young talent and enable meaningful exchanges in high-energy spaces that are free of cultural, racial, gender or hierarchical differences. This initiative directly benefits the Namibian society by implementing the goals of NDP5, HPP and Vision 2030 in a long term and sustainable manner.