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Fred Swaniker

Co-Founder, African Leadership Academy

Fred SwanikerAfrican Leadership Academy (ALA) is an institution focused on developing Africa’s next generation of leaders. ALA provides practical leadership education, networking and mentoring opportunities for its students, as well as financial incentives to remain on the African continent. Fred started ALA when he was 27 years old.

Fred speaks with Jessica about how he launched ALA, from scratch.

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