Mall For Africa: How a Nigerian built an African e-commerce empire from his bedroom

Chris Folayan, Founder and CEO, MallForAfrica

As an Africa business coach and consultant I have the pleasure of wandering through African business news and related success stories as part of my job. And once in a while, you stumble across a story that simply sticks, because it is that good.

One of these is of Chris Folayan, founder and CEO of Mall for Africa, a new business empire on the rise that started with humble beginnings: his spare bedroom serving as his launch pad. From there, Mall for Africa would take off to amazing heights.

I caught up with Chris during a breakfast on a sunny day in Silicon Valley, California to find out more.

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