3. Tobi Oredein, CEO of Black Ballad

Today on Fundraising as a Female Founder I’m joined by Tobi Oredein, who is the Founder and CEO of Black Ballad – a data, media and insights platform, which elevates the voices of black British women through content, community and commerce.

Tobi founded the business in 2013, and since then has raised money through crowdfunding, grants and gaining a place and investment from the Founders Factory in their accelerator programme. Tobi is about to go out and raise £500,000 in pre-seed investment.