Uncomfortable Conversations, a riveting podcast series by iAfrikan BYTES dives deep into the heart of the African tech ecosystem. In this installment, we have the privilege of hosting Xolani Qubeka, a self-taught businessman and entrepreneur with over 35 years of experience across various industries. This episode, generously sponsored by Ndiza Information Systems, promises to be a journey through the challenges, triumphs, and transformative moments that have shaped the African tech landscape.
Together with health tech entrepreneur Bandile Hadebe as co-host, we peel back the layers of Xolani's self-taught business journey. Xolani shares the influential figures and mentorship that paved the way for his success. From M-Net to the establishment of the Telco giant MTN, we uncover the behind-the-scenes actions and conversations that defined a pivotal period in African technology. And why does Xolani continue to invest in innovation and technology? We explore his insights and notable investments, both financial and non-financial.
This episode is made possible through the generous sponsorship of Ndiza Information Systems. Qiniso Mazubane, the esteemed Managing Director and Founder joins us to articulate the raison d'être of Ndiza Information Systems, emphasizing their dedicated commitment to underwriting conversations that not only challenge prevailing norms but also contribute meaningfully to the advancement of the African tech ecosystem.