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Meet Fred Roed, founder of 'Heavy Chef' (SA’s most popular monthly tech event)

21 August 2019 7:09 PM
The Money Show's Bruce Whitfield interviews the author of "The Heavy Chef Guide to Starting a Business in South Africa".
Fred Roed (https://www.heavychef.com)

Fred Roed is the CEO of Heavy Chef, a community platform for entrepreneurs.

Heavy Chef is the most popular monthly leadership and tech event in South Africa.

The name "Heavy Chef" comes from the saying "never trust a skinny chef" and aims to celebrate the "people that eat their own food".

Roed is the author of “The Heavy Chef Guide to Starting a Business in South Africa”.

He co-founded the “Heavy Chef Foundation”, aimed at providing funding for high potential emerging entrepreneurs.

I’m cheaper and better looking than Malcolm Gladwell, Yuval Harari and Gary V. I can also MC like a pro, juggle like a circus clown, sing like an angel and dance like John Travolta. Just kidding. I can’t juggle.

Fred Roed, CEO - Heavy Chef

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Roed for his weekly “ShapeShifter” feature.

Listen to the interview in the audio below.

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