Fireside Chat with Aaron Fu

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14 January 2021

The Innovation Law Club Africa’s (“ILCA”) fireside chat with Aaron Fu, Head of Growth, Catalyst Fund, BFA Global. The chat is part of a series of ILCA Fireside Chats and Conversations with key players in the African tech industry—founders, investors, incubators, managers, innovators, executives, technology attorney, and team leaders—to facilitate and encourage discussions on the African tech industry by bringing key players to share their thoughts, ideas, experience, and perspectives.

Aaron Fu - Head of Growth, Catalyst Fund, BFA Global | Partner, Sherpa Ventures

Aaron is an early-stage investor, entrepreneur, and strategic advisor to both startups as they scale and corporates as they gain agility for innovation. Aaron’s energy comes from building, scaling and investing in technology products in corporate and startup environments. He has co-founded both B2B & B2C businesses, in Africa – he has led seed-stage equity investments in 20+ startups (totalling $2m+) and driven the exit of 3 startups in Africa. He also sits on the board of startups ranging from AgriTech to Transport and has worked with 100s through partners like Visa, MTN, Airbus, Société Générale and the World Bank.

Prior to Catalyst Fund, which backs transformative inclusive fintech startups across Africa, Asia and Latam, he was the Managing Director of MEST, Africa’s Largest Pre-Seed Incubator, and Managing Partner for Africa at Nest.vc, a Hong Kong based fund, which he joined after a career in financial services.

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