Startwise was founded by serial entrepreneur, Velly Bosega, in 2021 and the first on-demand business consulting platform to be released in South Africa.
An important element for strategic growth is empowering yourself with knowledge. Formal education is a costly investment and often the barrier to professionals reaching their maximum potential in the business world. To bridge the gap that exists in South Africa, Startwise enables entrepreneurs, SME business owners and any professional to connect with mentors and business coaches.
Startwise recruits’ mentors across all fields and industries, with over 10 years’ experience in their respective fields. These mentors have worked with well-known brands and proven success in their roles. The platform instantly connects mentors and mentees to give them the development advice needed to grow their business.
It's clear Velly has a passion for SME's, growth and embracing the diverse entrepreneurial spirit of South Africans. He knows the struggles of starting and growing your SME and the power of leveraging business networks.