the ones who see things differently — they’re not fond of rules. And they have no respect for the status quo. You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can’t do is ignore them because they change things. They push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do”
Apple Inc. (1997)
1. Relentless pursuit of meritocracy in everything we do.
2. Solve big problems – Life is too short to do otherwise.
3. Simple trumps complex.
4. Impossible is nothing.
Brainstorm innovative solutions to problems internally and with partners.
Analyse the facts to validate assumptions and refine the business model.
Kill unviable ideas and select opportunities to explore with real market tests.
Create teams by drawing talent from within bedlam companies and its partners.
Rapidly deploy and launch a Minimum Viable Product, 100% funded by Bedlam.
Scale with further investment from Bedlam or external investors/partners.
of exponential businesses will come from Africa and Asia.
We also believe that technology has the ability to benefit people in developing countries the most. Our investments will be biased towards emerging markets for these reasons. Bedlam’s portfolio of companies operate in 22 developing countries accross Africa and Asia with offices in 5 countries.
We want to work with aspiring entrepreneurs from these regions. Now you too can join the Bedlam network.
Bedlam generates many ideas internally but need exceptionally talented people to help make them a reality. An important part of what we do is identifying high potential entrepreneurs to partner with.
If you have what it takes to be a Bedlam entrepreneur, get in touch.
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