Sam Floy

Interesting posts about start ups, East Africa and fried chicken

Tag: uganda (page 2 of 3)

Clean Cooking: using renewable biomass charcoal to create a sustainable smokeless kitchen, with Ziwa Hillington of Green Bioenergy

Continue reading

Why I’m choosing Kenya (visa permitting…)

Over the past four months I’ve traveled through Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania, evaluating each in terms of where I would like to live for the next few years building a business.

After spending three and a half months keeping my mind open to all options (that I felt were morally acceptable), in Zanzibar I began to crunch through everything that I had learned, and switched focus towards fleshing out a plan of action for what I was going to do.

This post is about how I came to the decision of picking Kenya as the place to base myself from (once I get a visa).

Continue reading

Coworking Space: giving entrepreneurs in Uganda a collaborative place to work with Gilbert Arinda of Hive Colab

Continue reading

Motorbikes: the extensive market for Ugandan two wheelers with Pankaj Tiwari from Miracle Motors

Continue reading

Marketing: how brands engage with the growing youth market in Uganda, with Belguin Prosper of Young and Free International

Continue reading

Make Up: growing the market in cosmetic products for African women with Sylvia Kawalya from Paramour Cosmetics

Continue reading

SME Financing: building an enterprise focused credit marketplace with George Bakka from Patasente

Continue reading

Bottled Water Franchise: decentralising water treatment to empower entrepreneurs in East Africa, with Galen Welsch of Jibu

Continue reading

Fashion: how and why Gloria Wavamunno started Kampala Fashion Week

Continue reading

A Wedding in Uganda

When chatting to a lady named Cathy at a house party one Friday she asked if I was free next week to attend her wedding.

Without much hesitation I said yes and the following Saturday morning myself and Leoni (German housemate) were off to church.

Continue reading

« Older posts Newer posts »

© 2019 Sam Floy

Theme by Anders NorénUp ↑