Having challenges to properly hire the right and qualified people
Having challenges putting the best processes in place
Having challenges understanding how business structuring, partnerships, fund raising works
Lack skills in monitoring cash flow, finance advisory (what to invest in etc)
Actions I’ve taken so far
Started reading on business strategy
Seeking out mentors
Working on hiring and building a team through consultation
Reading on business financing
My future goals
Venture into Cassava processing and export of its finished products such as (Ethanol, Tapioca, High Quality Cassava Flour)
Expanding by setting up presence in The Netherlands, UAE, Benin and Togo
Setting up a Shea Butter processing facility in Nigeria to produce quality Shea Butter for Chocolate and Cosmetics production in Europe
Launching a farm to grow fast cash crops such as wheat, soya beans, and maize
Expand into the export of more agro commodities
My motivations to work with a mentor
“If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants” - Issac Newton (1675)
About my venture
Zaph and Zoe Export Company
Zaph and Zoe is an agro commodity export company with the vision to provide needed agricultural commodities from Africa, which serves as raw materials to manufacturers and traders all over the world.
it is our goal to simplify the process our customers go through to get their required commodities to their destination by putting seamless logistics process in place.
We source directly from the villages where commodities are planted and monitor the harvesting, cleaning, sorting, packing processes of our products to ensure our customers get the quality needed to sustain and improve their business.
We are a very customer centered organization.
Countries of operation:
United Arab Emirates