By Miguel Heilbron on April 15, 2014
Today’s featured members of the VC4Africa community are entrepreneurs Isoken Ogiemwonyi & Wonuola Okoye of LPM/L’Espace. Having achieved a substantial impact on the Lagos shopping culture already, they’re currently looking for investments to expand in Nigeria and internationally.
After participating in the virtual accelerator program of venture capital community VC4Africa they recently pitched their Nigerian fashion company at the Angel Fair West Africa event in Lagos, where 20 African SME entrepreneurs pitched in front of investors.
L’Espace is a multi-brand concept store in Lagos; Le Petit Marche (LPM) is an innovative monthly market. Co-founder Isoken Ogiemwonyi originally graduated as a lawyer (LL.B) and also holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Hospitality Administration and an MSc in Management. Co-founder [...]Continue reading Meet Nigeria’s LPM/L’Espace: raising capital to take Africa’s fashion to the world »