BiD Network News

Posted by | April 3, 2019
Meet the Leader behind this water purification success story!

We recently caught up with Raymond Muhangi, CEO of Purity Industries, one of the amazing SMEs in our portfolio, who shared his experience working with BiD Network. For the last...

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Posted by | November 30, 2018
PITCH PERFECT: Getting 11 of our Entrepreneurs closer to an Investment Deal

21st November 2018. The BiD Network team had been preparing for months for this event. Each of us was nervous, and as we rehearsed our scripts that morning, a sense of achievement...

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Posted by | November 16, 2018
BiD Network expands operations to Rwanda and participates in USAID Nguriza Nshore Program

‘Lend, so that I can Invest’ is the translation of ‘Nguriza Nshore’ in Kinyarwanda. In this five-year project of USAID, Rwandan businesses will be supported in their growth, with the...

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Posted by | November 16, 2018
‘BiD Network Bridged the gap and connected us to Investors relevant to our Field’, Lauren Nkuranga Founder of GET IT Rwanda

From working for Nike under Girl Hub, identifying a need, creating a booming business and acquiring funding from investors; BiD Network had an interview with Lauren Nkuranga Founder of GET...

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Posted by | October 31, 2018
From testing a prototype to scaling their innovations – A Catch up with Green heat International who recently finalised their loan payment

In the midst of preparing for our deal making event in November, we caught up with Gabriel Okello Co-founder of Green Heat International who recently finalized their loan payment that...

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Posted by | September 20, 2018
U.S. Government Launches Nguriza Nshore Agricultural Finance Project

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) officially launched a new, 5-year project to help grow small and medium businesses in the agricultural sector, and create non-farm jobs for...

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Posted by | July 26, 2018
Investment allows leading Diagnostics company to grow

The director of Human Diagnostics Ltd signed an investment deal with two investment funds that agreed to co-invest in the company. Enabling them to avail medical supplies to numerous health facilities in Uganda.

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Posted by | July 25, 2018
BiD Network and PUM intensify collaboration

PUM Netherlands Senior Experts and BiD Network agreed to intensify their collaboration by expanding to Rwanda and Kenya. Accelerating access to finance and growth for SMEs in emerging markets is...

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Posted by | June 30, 2017
BiD private investors support another 4 businesses

Hardly 3 months since the last investment trip, another 4 deals have been closed. Lydia (NLS), Florence (Yellow Star), Abu (Village Energy) and Dan (Jakana) together received $185,000 in loans...

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Posted by | March 30, 2017
Ugandan SMEs show their growth potential to international investors during the Impact Investment Trip

International investors meet our selected growth entrepreneurs in Uganda. The program is designed to introduce investors to entrepreneurs.

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