Emerging Markets Enthusiast

Justin Norman (The Flip) underestimated talent, soft power and ecosystem development in Africa

January 18, 2022 Season 2 Episode 8
Emerging Markets Enthusiast
Justin Norman (The Flip) underestimated talent, soft power and ecosystem development in Africa
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Justin Norman is Founder and Host of "The Flip", one of the leading (if not the leading) podcast and media platform on entrepreneurship in Africa.
Justin, an American based in South Africa started the Flip in 2019 to learn more about the African ecosystem putting together sophisticated deep-dives on the impact of financial infrastructure, digitising healthcare and the role of edtech, just to name a few

On the show we dive into: 

  • The impact of underestimated founders in a underestimated region
  • How to develop emerging ecosystems
  • Waves of tech adoption and the role of fintech in the region


You can find Justin on LinkedIn or Twitter.
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For more content on emerging markets investing and company building follow me on twitter @pat_travels or LinkedIn.

How Justin ended up in Africa
Pre-conceived notions and misconceptions as a foreigner
Soft-power challenges for emerging markets
What do we need to leverage the full potential of Africa
Are policymakers getting engaged?
Sector trends and risk perceptions
Fast speed round