Mara Mentors, Africa’s First Online Mentorship Network


Ugandan Billionaire, Ashish Thakkar has launched the beta version of, Africa’s first online mentorship ‘social network’.

The goal of the network is to help connect young, budding African entrepreneurs to reputable and successful enterprises and businessmen across Africa for mentorship and guidance.

According to Thakkar, will be a transformational project and will nurture an ecosystem for African entrepreneurs and youth while improving skills and emerging talent.

The mentor’s network would offer insight and expertise into a wide spectrum of industries, access to networks, funding, infrastructure and will facilitate the exchange of knowledge and experience in order to grow ideas into sustainable businesses.