Sovendieu Data Resources
Impact of your enterprise on sustainable development
Currently, our business has been able to add value to education through providing quality data analysis services which are used for researches within the community (Our market share has increase geometrically). it has also helped in providing financial assistance to students who work part-time with us, thereby helping to provide meals for themselves (Increase in the number of students who apply for part time jobs with us). It has also helped in knowledge transfer thereby contributing to creating a knowledge-based community (increase in the number of students who come for data analysis).
Sustainability and future plans
My business is currently a sole proprietorship business. However, i intend to sell part of the business to different investors as i move into other locations. The business will provide part-time jobs for undergraduates in the university campus where it shall be operated from. Our primary source of financing for the business is from the income generated from the business and some personal saving of my own. Our plan is to expand and make available our services in four (4) university campuses in south-south Nigeria within the next three (3) years.
Your profile as an entrepreneur
My name is Akpan Ndantiobong Peter. I am 29 years of age. i am a graduate of Biochemistry with a Post Graduate Diploma in Petroleum Technology. At the end of my Post Graduate Training, I won the award of Best Graduating Student in Project Module. my motivation lies on the fact of giving more in use value than what i take in cash value. I am passionate about researches and how computer can be used in carrying out these researches. i have done a two (2) year volunteer work in a data analysis firm where i learnt how computer can be used to facilitate research works. To become as effective entrepreneur, i am currently undergoing a business management training programme with African Managers Initiatives to improve my business management skills.