Meet some of the tech companies creating opportunity in Africa: Jonathan Berman, CEO, J.E. Berman Associates

For our family, it’s the homecoming routine. I pull up to the house and my son flies out of the car to inspect the box or two on our front stairs. Santa only delivers once a year, but Amazon leaves something on our door about every other day.

Amazon knows our address, but over half the world’s people have no formal address. And they’re not all poor. Hundreds of millions of people have money and internet access, and they’re ready to buy. It’s just that identifying where to leave the box is a problem. Usually, they give their address as something akin to “on Nkomba Street, just across from the Post Office.”

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