The Global Ideas Exchange Series is the first in a series of new activities designed to respond to the impact of Covid-19 and support resilience and recovery in African innovation ecosystems.
Startups accepted to join SkyDeck will be accelerated for launch into Silicon Valley, the U.S., or international markets depending on relevance of product market fit
At the virtual launch of the programme, Ronelle Reddy VP, Finance and Business Management at J.P. Morgan had this to say,
“At J.P. Morgan, the focus on innovation is not only an external priority. even within the company, we are pushing envelopes and breaking barriers. ”
The high-powered executive from J.P. Morgan went on to add, “Across the world, women have been leading in selling goods and services. However, they need to learn the value that comes from integrating technology in order to address the gaps that they have already identified and creating solutions for”.
Validation that the partnership we have with the international finance house is targetting the right sector in our ecosystem with this programme.