Future of Agriculture 148: International Ag Development through Venture Capital with Euler Bropleh of Vested World
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Euler Bropleh is the Founder & Managing Director of Vested World, an investment platform that seeks to bridge the gap between private investors and startups in emerging markets. Euler focuses on emerging markets because he knows what it’s live in a country that barely made any progress in the last 50 years and how access to substantial capital can make a huge difference in the economy of a developing nation. He has served as an angel investor to multiple businesses in Sub-Saharan Africa, some of which are in the ag industry.
Euler joins me today to share his commitment to helping developing countries such as Nigeria, Kenya, and Uganda. He discusses how Vested World works and describes some of the companies they helped grow and prosper. He explains some of the risks involved in their business as well as some of its more notable benefits. Euler also discusses what the FIERCE acronym stands for and how he bases his business model around it.
“If you do well by the people you're working with, your company's going to perform better, and everyone benefits from it.” - Euler Bropleh
This Week on The Future of Agriculture Podcast:
- What Vested World is and its business focus.
- The history of Vested World and some of their notable investments.
- Risk and benefits in investing in developing countries.
- Ag-related companies they've invested in.
- What made Euler want to invest in Sub-Saharan Africa?
- What it's like to grow up in an African country.
- Balancing the needs of the communities he is impacting.
- What FIERCE stands for and how he considers it with their investment models.
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