CIBER Focus Interview
CIBER Focus Topic: Entrepreneurship in Cuba
December 20, 2017
Manuel Antonio Arias Seijas is owner and graphic designer for Diseñarte, an independent graphic design firm in Havana, Cuba. After studying graphic design at Instituto Superior de Diseño (ISDI), part of the University of Havana, Manuel worked for the International Film School of San Antonio de Los Baños. During his time there, Manuel found opportunities for side jobs, eventually inspiring him to start his own business that grew to be his sole focus. From working for someone else, to turning his side jobs into his own growing business, Manuel has achieved the dreams of many young entrepreneurs.
In this video, Manuel will share his story, discuss the Cuban entrepreneurial landscape, and share some advice for young entrepreneurs.