Adjo Dede Asare, a Mandela Washington Fellow for Young African Leaders (YALI), joins me on The Iveoma Show to talk about how her family grew Alfie Designs, a fashion house in Ghana, to 8 Sub-Saharan African countries.
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TOPICS DISCUSSED IN THIS EPISODE:
- Adjo’s background
- How Adjo’s mother started Alfie Designs 20 years ago
- Why it’s important to develop family businesses
- Why it’s important to start small
- Adjo’s words of wisdom for Ghanian businesses
- Alfie Designs is looking for global partners
CONNECT WITH ADJO DEDE ASARE:
Facebook: Alfie Designs
LinkedIn: Adjo Asare
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