Meet the Entrepreneurs In Our Spring 2022 Milestone Makers Cohort

The Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center is thrilled to have the following entrepreneurs in its Spring 2022 Milestone Makers cohort, all working towards the UN’s SDG #7 Clean and Affordable Energy and #13 Climate Action.

Milestone Makers is the Center’s flagship program, providing individualized mentorship and executive coaching, as well as access to the Center’s vast network of industry experts to help each founder with his or her milestone. Entrepreneurs in the Spring 2022 were hand selected after a competitive application process, and all hope to improve the lives of and support communities across the globe.

Find out more about the Milestone Makers program here. Applications are open for the Summer 2022 program are now open. Applications are due April 24th.




Labake Ajiboye-Richard
The AR Initiative
Lagos, Nigeria

The AR Initiative helps businesses build environmentally, socially, and economically responsible companies in emerging markets.

Mehmet Coka
Istambul, Turkey

Agrotics is a SaaS-based Agtech platform that runs as a growers’ virtual assistant.

Auggie Chico
West Virginia, US

Parthian Battery Solutions is bridging the gap to affordable sustainability by bringing new life to Lithium-ion batteries.

Tomiwa Igun

Lagos, Nigeria

SunFi is a one-stop tech platform for Solar Installers to scale their businesses, leveraging payment plans for end-consumers.
Owen Inyang
Lagos, Nigeria

Juststandout is an industry leader providing Alternative Energy, Electrical and Mechanical solutions for business and residential operations.

Kevine Kagirimpundu
Kigali, Rawanda

UZURI K&Y crafts viable solutions to recycle old car tires into functional products while equipping the youth & women with technical & soft skills.

Ana Kannan
Toward Sustainability Inc.
California, US

Toward’s purpose is simple. We want to make it easy for everyone, everywhere to shop responsibly, without sacrificing style or quality.

Russel Karim
Iowa, US

Dhakai is a premium B2B marketplace that enables small to midsize clothing brands to move from idea to final delivered products ethically, sustainability, and cost-effectively, through a single technology platform.

Mira Li
California, US

IQHi builds advanced data analytics tool sets to help gaining in-depth insights from energy storage system operational data for better products and shorter developing time of our clients.

Siddharth Pannir
Massachusetts, US

GenH is a hydroelectric technology development company focused on advanced modular power generation.

Nathaniel Richards
Texas, US

Enerex is Retail Energy’s trusted data platform, providing secure connectivity the entire value chain: Brokers, Suppliers, Agents, Customers and Utilities to drive efficient transactions.

Anne-Marie Schoonbeek
London, UK

Key ESG offers Software-as-a-Service solutions that help businesses unlock their sustainable advantage.


Learn more about the Milestone Makers program here.

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