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Aisha Pandor

Creating A Platform

Aisha shares her recipe on building a successful platform business.

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Aisha R. Pandor is the co-founder and CEO of SweepSouth, Africa’s first online end-to-end platform for booking, managing and paying for home cleaning services. She's one of few black female tech startup CEOs in South Africa and has led SweepSouth to become one of the fastest-growing startups in the country and the first to be accepted into the prestigious 500 Startups accelerator in Silicon Valley. Aisha has a PhD in Human Genetics from the University of Cape Town.


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A platform is a bidirectional business model that creates value by facilitating exchanges between different parties, usually consumers and producers, offering structure and protocols that enable these interactions at scale. SweepSouth, a local platform, has transformed the domestic work industry by connecting unemployed and underemployed domestic workers with homeowners who need their services. Co-founder and CEO Aisha Pandor shares her experience building a successful platform business.

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In this recipe, you will learn how Aisha helped to build Africa’s first online end-to-end platform for booking, managing and paying for home cleaning services.


Learn from someone who speaks from a position of real authority, perspective and experience.


Implement practical tips and techniques learned in the trenches - doing, rather than talking.


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