Sizwe is the founder of Iyeza Health, a health startup and medicine courier company he created to provide access to medical care to people in underserved communities around Cape Town.
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1 - What Is Your Background And What Are Your Entrepreneurial Traits?
2 - What Made You Pivot From Studying Law To Entrepreneurship And Healthcare?
3 - You Learned Entrepreneurship At The Raymond Ackerman Academy - What Was That Experience Like?
4 - How Was Being Part Of An Accelerator Programme Beneficial To Your Entrepreneur Journey?
5 - Can You Define The Difference Between Growth And Scale?
6 - How Have You Overcome The Challenges You've Faced With Your Entrepreneurial Journey?
7 - What Is The Dynamic Between The Co-Founders Of Iyeza Health?
8 - How Important Has Mentorship Been For Iyeza Health?
9 - Where Do You Find Ongoing Training To Improve Your Business Skills?
10 - What Is Your Vision For Iyeza Health?
About This Recipe
Sizwe Nzima is the founder of Iyeza Health. The inspiring Khayelitsha-based entrepreneur reveals the intricacies of creating a sustainable business in new markets - and taking on the competition in well-established categories.
What You'll Learn
While collecting medicine for his grandparents at a local clinic, Sizwe Nzima realised that people in disadvantaged areas in Cape Town shared a similar problem - they didn't have the time nor resources to collect chronic medicine from public health facilities that are often far from where they live. In this recipe, we learn how Sizwe, a young passionate entrepreneur from Khayelitsha founded a health logistics company called Iyeza Health. Iyeza means both ‘it is coming’ and also ‘medicine’ – a fitting name for a company committed to delivering essential, life-saving drugs.
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