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What is Blockchain? Ken Seiff and Peter Smith Break it Down for the Fashion Industry

Ever wondered what “blockchain” really means and how it applies to the fashion industry? If you are a fashion investor or industry professional, watch this breakdown by Ken Seiff and Peter Smith at the Business of Fashion VOICES conferences, held last year.

Watch: Vista Founder Robert F. Smith’s Top 10 Rules for Success!

Robert Frederick Smith is an American businessman, investor, and philanthropist who founded private equity firm Vista Equity partners in 2000. Vista is one of the best performing private equity firms globally, with over $46 billion in assets and posting 22% of annualized returns since it was established. In 2018, Forbes ranked Smith as the 163rd …

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New African releases its list of 100 Most influential Africans

New African Magazine has released its list of 100 Most Influential Africans. For the first time since publishing the list, there is an equal amount of men and women featuring in this year’s one hundred. Although this year’s listing is dominated by entries from Nigeria and Kenya, outstanding personalities from several other African countries are …

My Worst Day in Business: Interview with Atedo Peterside, Founder of Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc

Atedo Peterside is one of the most respected bankers in Nigeria. At 33 he built a billion dollar business and became founder of Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc. But it has not all been smooth sailing. Just at the apex of his success, his organisation was hit with a scandal that threatened to not only upend …