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Startups & SMME’s

Networking & community
(access-to-market tools)
  • The Hookup Dinner (THUD community platform complete with elevator pitch competitions & networking)
  • THUDcampustours - a youth focussed programme targeting enterprising students in tertiary institutions
  • THUDfest - an annual festival connecting Africa’s best enterprising young minds over 3 days of pitch competitions, shared knowledge and insights as well as celebration of the entrepreneurial journey through collaborators
Education
(product & customer development)
  • Business modelling
  • Innovation
  • THUDbootcamps - 2 day training & development business development interventions
  • THUDide8 - 12 month virtual incubation programme aimed at building investable & sustainable enterprises
Investments
(financial & non-financial)
  • Enterprise Development
  • PR & Media Placement Opportunities
  • Capital Injection
  • Business Development Support

Organizations

We enable organizations (Public & Private Sector, Foundations), large and small to access a well-profiled, vetted community of entrepreneurs and professionals

  • A brand placement opportunity to connect with SME’s and working professionals
  • Enterprise and Supplier Development partnership opportunities

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Initiatives we offer to start up ventures

  • Access to contract financing through stokvels. A community crowd-funding approach using a verified list of stokvels
  • Access to work/play travel opportunities across Africa where THUD has a presence
  • An opportunity for entrepreneurs to build a profile for collaborative and access to new markets opportunities

We would like to meet you.

GET IN TOUCH

Lifesgud Global Investments (Pty) Ltd, The Liberty, 17 Wolmarans Street, Braamfontein, Johannesburg, South Africa, 2001
+27 11 039 6121