Interview: Bidorbuy founder and uAfrica MD Andy Higgins
Andy Higgins, the founder of Bidorbuy and now MD of uAfrica.com, joins TechCentral editor Duncan McLeod for a discussion on his career history -- including his time as a navy diver and as second engineer on a super yacht -- and the state of e-commerce in South Africa in 2020.In the interview, Higgins looks back at the heady days of e-commerce start-ups in the late 1990s, the dot-com crash and how Bidorbuy nearly didn't make it, and how the business has evolved since.He also talks about his involvement today in the logistics side of e-commerce through uAfrica.com. And he provides his views on the likely impact of the Covid-19 crisis on online shopping in South Africa.Don't miss the discussion!
It's Arizona's most incredible punk rock power couple Kristen Taylor (Miles to Nowhere, Underdog Studios) and Andy Higgins (Point 9 Percent, Neato)! After I got over my own nervous energy from getting to sit down with this wonderfully dynamic duo, I had a great time hearing their stories and even hearing some brand new music. Follow them on Instagram at: Kristen - @kristen_m2nAndy - @andyfromneatoEnjoy.--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app