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Reza Satchu – Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, and Senior Lecturer at Harvard Business School

East African-born Canadian Reza Satchu is an entrepreneur, philanthropist, and senior lecturer at Harvard Business School. He founded numerous high-profile businesses and charities. He is the managing partner of Alignvest Management Corporation and the founding chairman of NEXT Canada. He is also a senior lecturer at Harvard Business School. His business and charity endeavors have …

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The History of Vellies Shoes

The family business that created the first pair of Vellies shoes in Africa has been around for four decades. The original models were sold by German tourists and South African students. Today, their creations are worn by fashionistas in New York City and throughout the world. Although the Schier family resists the urge to expand …

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Reza Satchu

Reza Satchu Reza Satchu is a Canadian entrepreneur born in East Africa. He has been involved in a variety of high-profile businesses and charities, including NEXT Canada and the Alignvest Management Corporation. He is a senior lecturer at Harvard Business School and is also a co-founder of the NEXT Investing Challenge. Read this profile to …

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Opioid Crisis Medical Advisor

Family physician Dr. Angela Carol has spent her career addressing health issues affecting vulnerable populations. Her work in healthcare has included advocating for patients and breaking down barriers to accessing health care. She has also worked to influence local and national policy, and she has served on the board of directors for the Medical Legal …

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Electricians in France

Electrical work is not regulated in France, and anyone can perform it, if they wish. There is no guarantee of decennale for jack-of-all-trades businesses in the country. A CAP diploma is required to receive the decennale, which protects the electrician and the consumer. The guarantee of decennale is also a requirement for home insurance, which …

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