Ike Eze

Beta Ventures

Ike is the co-founder of Beta Ventures, a US fund focused on seed and early stage investments in technology-enabled startups in Nigeria. Previously he worked at Boston Consulting Group, Bechtel and AT&T; he founded QSpace, a fintech startup which was acquired by Experian; was the primary investor in GPlay, an online gaming firm that was built and sold; and, led Centrro, a fintech company that completed a Fortune500 subsidiary buyout before being acquired.
Ike serves on the boards of eTranzact, Yuzah and Elephab, and the advisory boards of InvestmentOne VenCap and The African Network. He holds an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from San Francisco State University, where he graduated as an Oseberg Scholar.

My Sessions

Investors due diligence: Key red flags to look for in startups

When investing in a business, there are vital signs that tell you something is wrong. But you can only see these “red flags” when conducting your due diligence. There are a lot signs that could potentially become red flags, but how do you identify the key ones you need to pay attention to and what […]