Image:Â Traditional Rwandan baskets exhibited in the National University of Rwanda, photographed by Colleen Taugher
ESN continues its series of interviews with authors ofÂ Faithful Is Successful.Â Dano Jukanovich is a co-founder and partner with Karisimbi Business Partners in Kigali, Rwanda, a socially motivated management consulting and private equity firm focused on small and mid-size enterprise development.Â His background includes five years of service as a U.S. Army Airborne Ranger and Senior Intelligence Officer prior to application of his leadership to a variety of companies. Dano received his Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1993. He also holds anÂ MBA degree with a specialty in Finance at Wharton and a Master of Arts in International Economics & China Studies at the Johns Hopkins Nitze School of Advanced International Studies.
1. ESN: Would you tell our readers a bit about your day to day life in Rwanda working with Karisimbi Business Partners?
Dano:Â Rwanda tends to have a more relaxed pace than the US, where Iâ€™m from, but at the same time we are running a business where â€œtime is moneyâ€ so we had one foot in each paradigm. Part of my days in Rwanda were filled with a combination of meetings with Rwandan consulting clientsâ€”a range from junior to senior and business to government to other stakeholders. The other working hours include time spent independently and collaboratively on typical consulting research and analysis activities. [Read more…] about Faithful Is Successful Interview: Dano Jukanovich