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Andrea Barrica, Venture Partner, 500 Startups

Venture Capital Firm 500 Startups Seeks First Nigeria Tech Deals

500Startups, a Silicon Valley venture-capital firm with more than $175 million under management, is seeking its first investments in Nigerian technology companies as Africa’s most-populous nation encourages industries that will reduce its reliance on oil.


FinTech startup Thinknum, co-founded by Nigerian Gregory Ugwi, raises $1M in series A funding

Wall Street firms have been talking about improving the working conditions for junior bankers in recent months.