Surviving bankruptcy - An entrepreneur's tips for dealing with business failure: Maneesh Garg, CEO, Nagode Group

“You cannot be an entrepreneur for 25 years without having failures, and some of you might not realise that some of my failures were really bad. And when I mean bad, I mean I have been bankrupt more than two times.”

So said Kenyan-born entrepreneur, Maneesh Garg, during the recent TEDxIfe event in Nigeria. He is head of his family business, Nagode Group, a Nigerian conglomerate that operates in a variety of sectors (such as chemicals, logistics and healthcare), and has an annual turnover of US$200m.

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