As part of efforts geared at giving back to the society through educational empowerment, Terragon Group recently sponsored the “Meet the CEO” conference organised by the SME Logic group at the Lagos Business School. The event which was tagged “Meet the future” was aimed at giving MBA students first hand interaction with successful entrepreneurs and exposing them to the realities of entrepreneurship as well as the challenges faced by small and medium scale enterprises in the Nigerian environment with the aim of discussing implementable solutions to the problems.
The event brought together entrepreneurs who had recorded success stories in their chosen industry from the CEO of Financial Derivatives, Bismark Rewane, Interswitch Nigeria CEO, Michael Elegbe, Obinna Ekezie founder of Wakanow, Mai Atafo of Mai Atafo Clothing, Folusho Philips of Philips Consulting, Leke Alder of Alder Consulting to Akin Odumakinde CEO of Delta Afrik, Uche Pedro of Bella Naija and Elo Umeh, CEO and founder of Terragon Group.
The “Meet the CEO” is the annual flagship event of the SME Logic where CEOs of indigenous companies share their start-up stories and discuss current economic / industrial trends that have and will influence both established and start-up businesses. The opportunity is also presented for mentorship for the MBA students by any of the entrepreneurs present.