The official award ceremony for the FSDT SME Finance Innovation Challenge Fund II was held at Serena Hotel, Dar-es-salaam on the 18th of June 2013.
Problem Solved Ltd, the software startup I founded in 2008 was presented with a $328,000 grant. The funds will be used to:
- Hire up to 7 employees to help run the company as it grows rapidly.
- Purchase laptops to bundle with the Minishop accounting package.
- Facilitate further product development of Minishop and supporting systems.
A historic day for Problem Solved Ltd in particular and the Tanzanian tech scene in general!
|Eric Mutta (Problem Solved Ltd), |
Sosthenes Kewe (Technical Director - FSDT), Christian Mpalanzi (SME Specialist - FSDT)
|Eric Mutta and his team of Problem Solvers: Salome, Zephania, Middy and Teddy|
|Eric Mutta with his earliest investors: Mr & Mrs. Mutta.|
|Eric Mutta explaining Minishop in detail to the media.|