Thierry Sanders


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Name: Thierry Sanders
Organization: BiD Network Foundation
Title: Director

Challenge Entries

Risk capital expansion for Latin American and African SMEs, through four tiers: investor preparation, entrepreneur preparation, matching fund, annual investor conference. To be implemented in a relay modus; translating best practices from BA pilots in Argentina, Colombia, Peru, to the rest of Latin America and subsequently to East Africa.

BiD Network's current online SME platform with 35,000 members, is the world's largest. BiD will be rebuilt into a multi-community webplatform that brings together entrepreneurs, investors and coaches. Entrepreneur's need faster and simpler service with better access to local peers, coaches and business angel groups. Investment syndication and GSM mobile apps for low internet areas are part of this