‘Women in Tech’ graduation ceremony held

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Karachi
Standard Chartered, in partnership withINNOVentures Global (Pvt.) Limited, is excited to announce thefive winners of this year’s Standard Chartered #SCWomenInTechProgramme 2019. Today’s event saw five women led teams shortlisted from over 80 applicants win up to USD 10,000 in seed funding for their businesses.
The Chief Guest at the occasion was Mr.ZubairGilani, Chairman Board of Investment.
The five teams were selected from a pool of the best18 teams previously shortlisted and went through the #SCWomenInTech programme for two months where they were offered coaching, mentoring and business management skills to grow their businesses to the next level.
The five winning companies for 2019 are: Plate 101, Relive Now, Dot-mind unlocked, Trashit and · Closet The awardees will be supported with extended mentoring and milestone-based disbursement of the winnings for a period of 9 months.
Speaking at the eventShazad Dada, CEO, Standard Chartered Pakistan mentioned,“#SCWomenInTech is another first by Standard Chartered where we are focusing on developing and empowering women entrepreneurs.
I would not only like to congratulate the winners of our programme but also all the entrepreneurs who have been part of our journey. —PR

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