GET ADVICE FROM A NETWORK OF THE BEST
On-Call Mentors have real industry experience. Covering a wide range of expertise, these world class professionals are providing XL Africa portfolio companies with advice, as and when they need it.
If an XL Africa portfolio company sees a gap in their knowledge that an on-call mentor can help fill, the XL Africa team can make an introduction!
XL Companies can take advantage of on-call mentors based not only in their own geographies, but from across the continent and beyond, who may be able to help with other technical areas and cross-border growth plans.
WANT TO BECOME A MENTOR?
Our mentors have strong knowledge, networks and contacts that are useful to entrepreneurs:
We are looking for Africa-based mentors that have the following profile:
Successful hands-on, professional expertise in key business areas including: marketing/PR, legal, finance/accounting, internet/IT, HR, or any industry expertise relevant to XL Africa (please refer to the FAQs).
Experience in building digital companies in Africa is preferred - or experience in investing in companies in Africa or other emerging markets
Access to influential professional networks including angels and institutional investors and corporate partners in Africa and beyond
Ability to commit 1-2 hours per month as needed.