Kofo Arowolo

Kofo is an astute Technology, Banking and Fintech professional with over 18 years business and management experience leading diverse teams in delivering large scale transformational change across Public and Private sector institutions in Europe, Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. Kofo is currently the CEO of Woven Finance, a Payments Fintech focused on empowering African businesses through […]

Keturah Ovio

Keturah Ovio is the visionary founder of DUKKA, a Fintech company that is dedicated to building the bedrock of commerce in Africa. The company–currently serving over 100,000 merchants across Africa–was founded in March 2021 and has, in its employ, over 50 staff across 4 countries. She uses her passion in technology to create a better […]

David Afolayan

David Afolayan is the Content Chief at Technext. Technext is a technology news and analysis platform that seeks to tell the African tech and startups narrative in a language everyone can understand. With over 100,000 unique monthly readers, the platform has grown to become the second most read tech news platform in Nigeria less than […]

Affiong Williams

Affiong Williams is the CEO/Founder of ReelFruit, the largest fruit processing, packaging, and distribution company in Nigeria. The company was founded in 2012 and has distributed a range of dried fruit and nut snacks through a variety of channels across more than 850 stores, Airlines, Schools, and Hotels locally, while also retailing internationally in the […]

Olubisi Makoju

Mrs. Olubisi Makoju, is a certified professional accountant with 27 years of experience under her belt. She has progressive audit and finance experience spanning oil and gas, consulting, information technology and financial services sectors. Mrs. Olubisi Makoju, is a certified professional accountant with 27 years of experience under her belt. She has progressive audit and […]

Will Stevens

Will Stevens is the Consul General at the U.S. Consulate General in Lagos, Nigeria.  Prior to arriving in Nigeria, Mr. Stevens served as the Acting Consul General in Cape Town South Africa, where he directed U.S. government engagement in South Africa’s three cape provinces, expanding trade and investment by 50% over two years and overseeing […]

Adeolu Adewumi-Zer

Adeolu Adewumi-Zer most recently served as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer for Allianz Nigeria Insurance Ltd (Allianz Nigeria), a subsidiary of the German multinational Allianz SE. In the wake of sustained losses at Allianz Nigeria, Adeolu was brought in to stabilize the business and lead a transformation effort that would shift the company […]

Dr Ola Brown

Dr Ola Brown is the Founder and Chief Executive of the Flying Doctors Healthcare Investment Group. She has over 13 years’ experience working as a healthcare entrepreneur and investor in Africa with the establishment of West Africa’s first air ambulance company, Flying Doctors Nigeria. Dr Ola studied Medicine and Surgery at the Hull York Medical […]

Ndidi Okonkwo Nwuneli (MFR)

Ndidi Okonkwo Nwuneli is an expert on African agriculture and nutrition, entrepreneurship, social innovation, and youth development. She has over 25 years of international development experience and is a recognized serial entrepreneur, author, public speaker, and consultant. Ndidi serves on the boards of the Rockefeller Foundation, the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN), AGRA, the […]

Ivana Osagie

Ivana I. Osagie is the MD/CEO of PWR Advisory – a leading Africa focused diversity and inclusion consulting firm with a strong footprint across the telecoms, banking and FMCG sectors in particular. She advises CEOs and corporate boards on how to build more sustainable businesses and leverage diversity and inclusive to drive performance and profitability. […]