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March 14, 2014

From Cradle to Listing in an Emerging Economy

From Cradle to Listing in an Emerging Economy


Join Entrepreneur in Residence Austin Okere for his workshop "From Cradle to Listing in an Emerging Economy: The CWG Experience"

Austin Okere
Founder & CEO, Computer Warehouse Group Plc
April 15, 2014
12:30-2:00PM, Uris Hall Classroom 140

Pizza Will Be Served

Learn about the opportunities and challenges of crafting a coherent long-term strategy in a fast-changing emerging market economy. Share the experience of  CWG PLC, navigating through the strategic gymnastics of innovation, raising capital and going public. In 20 years Austin has grown CWG into a $130 million revenue company, listing as the largest ICT security on the NSE.
 

Featured Video

Robert Reffkin '03, founder and CEO of Urban Compass, reflects on the power of the Columbia Business School network and recalls a personal leadership course that helped him follow his passion.

 

Summer-Fall 2014 Events

September 23, 2014

Lang Center Information Session
12:30-2:00PM

September 30, 2014

Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Columbia Program Information Session
12:30-2:00PM (Columbia Business School)

October 27, 2014

Entrepreneurs in Residence Program Kick-Off Event
6:30-8:30PM

October 28, 2014

Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Columbia Program Information Session
12:30-2:00PM (Engineering School) and 6:00-7:15PM (CU Medical Center)

October 29, 2014

Annual Fall Venture Fair
6:30-9:00PM

November 6, 2014

Entrepreneurs in Residence Workshop - Laurence Blumberg '94
12:30-2:00PM

November 11, 2014

"Pitch to an Entrepreneur in Residence" Session
12:30-2:00PM

November 13, 2014

Entrepreneur in Residence Workshop - Wim Sweldens
12:30-2:00PM

November 18, 2014

Entrepreneur in Residence Workshop - Asha Saxena
12:30-2:00PM

November 20, 2014

The Entrepreneurial Greenhouse Program Peer-voting Event
12:30-2:00PM

December 2, 2014

Entrepreneur in Residence Workshop - Jim Moore '95
12:30-2:00PM

December 5, 2014

The Entrepreneurial Greenhouse Program Admissions Event
9:00-5:00PM