What is Souq Worth?

I thought it would be a fun exercise to have a dig through Naspers' publicly available reports and financials to see if I could arrive at »

The Funding Gap

When we started JadoPado in September 2010, the technology space in the region was virtually non-existent, save a few valiant efforts. Today, we have startup accelerator »

Talabat Maths: Why Rocket Said Yes

Last week brought the incredible news that Talabat, a Kuwait based online food ordering service, was bought out by Rocket Internet for USD 170 million, turning »

Souq, Dubizzle & Naspers

Some interesting data about Souq and Dubizzle from Naspers’ 2014 Provisional Report which landed on 23rd June 2014: "In July 2013 the group acquired an additional »

Two Great Reads: HR + Building Your Organisation

Two really good reads on HR and building your organisation. ​1. How Netflix Reinvented HR. ​2. The Last Re-Org You’ll Ever Do. »