In January 2017, Wadhwani Foundation’s National Entrepreneurship Network (WF NEN) was launched in Latin America to strengthen the entrepreneurial ecosystem in the country by supporting Entrepreneurship Education, Startups & SMEs, and enabling access to knowledge, mentor and investor resources.
Over the last decade, WF NEN has demonstrated a highly successful and replicable model that facilitates entrepreneurship and job creation through partnerships with colleges and universities, entrepreneur support organizations, and mentor and investor community in several countries.
WF NEN in Chile:
The scalable model of WF NEN, its resources and IP are contextualized for emerging economies and regions. WF NEN works in entrepreneurship in Chile through its partnerships with relevant entities. WF NEN is looking to expand its partnerships in Chile and the region.
Wadhwani Foundation has signed MoU with ‘Startup Chile’, a public startup accelerator created by the Chilean Government and ranked in the global top 10, to strengthen the local entrepreneurial ecosystem by providing WF NEN content to their partners and to enhance the capacities and quality of both mentors and investors.[…]