How to Run a Startup without a VC and Scale to Series A+

Hosted by Athena Leaders

Join us for a live podcast episode of The Mary Poppins of Startups, we will dive into the world of entrepreneurship, where we’ll unveil the secrets to running a successful startup without the need for venture capital, all the way to Series A and beyond!

Whether you’re a budding entrepreneur or a seasoned startup founder, this live show promises to empower you with knowledge and inspiration to chart your own path to success. You’ll walk away with a comprehensive understanding of how to leverage your unique strengths, seize opportunities, and build a self-sustaining startup so you can scale to Series A and beyond.

Speaker: Naily Makangu

Software Engineer turned “The Mary Poppins of Startups”! Naily is passionate about sharing her ten+ years experience of turning around struggling technical projects and organisations. She works with startups and SMEs to bring new products to life or unblock complex tech projects, leaving behind a legacy of a HAPPY & Productive Workplace Playground.


Whether as a Tech Startup Advisor, Fractional CXO or simply the “Get-Tt-Done” Right-Hand Woman, her clients call on her ability to lead technical projects, create a roadmap for success and get things done. Recently, she’s a Fractional CPO, building a recruitment platform for an early-stage startup. The MVP was used to attract early clients and land investors.


Check out Naily’s podcast – “The Mary Poppins of Startups”

Speakers Include:

Innovation, Investing and Fundraising, Startups
How to Run a Startup without a VC and Scale to Series A+
20th Sep 2023 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Hosted by Athena Leaders

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