Deepankar Rustagi On Keeping SMEs At The Centre of Vconnect’s Business

VConnect’s founder, Deepankar Rustagi was on the ‘Building The Future Podcast’ with Dotun Olowoporoku. The weekly podcast features guests who are leaders in the Nigerian tech/business ecosystem. The spotlight was on VConnect’s journey so far. Deepankar expounded on the lessons he has learnt building a business in Nigeria and what VConnect learned from its foray into eCommerce. If you think the talk was all about business, then you’re wrong, there were moments to reflect on Deepankar’s early years growing up in Ilupeju and why he is in love with Nigeria. The link for the entire podcast is below. However, we have excerpts for you to read if you do not have time to listen to all of it (although you should listen to it all). On early years in Nigeria “A lot of ...

Deepankar Rustagi on Vconnect, and how to do  business in Nigeria

This interview with Deepankar Rustagi, co-founder, VConnect was originally published on beeleev.com. Interview by Albin Terrier. Nigeria is a dynamic country where the population keeps growing. It's a country that definitely has to be watched! Especially for entrepreneurs. Because you might want to set-up there very soon. Thankfully, here comes our Beeleever, Deepankar Rustagi, founder at VConnect. He has the best tips to do business in Nigeria! Albin Terrier: First, tell us what is VConnect, please? Deepankar Rustagi: VConnect is a network of local businesses and consumers. What we do is help businesses reach and connect with customers. Back in 2011 when we started VConnect, very few Nigerian small ...