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Deepankar Rustagi
Deepankar Rustagi
Deepankar Rustagi Co-founder Omnibiz Africa Deepankar Rustagi is the Co-founder of Omnibiz Africa (Mplify Limited). He is a well-experienced Business Planning professional with a degree in Business Innovation & Growth from Stanford University Graduate School of Business (Stanford SEED - Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies). He is an experienced founder with a demonstrated history...
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Eleni Gabre-Madhin
Dr. Eleni Gabre-Madhin
Dr. Eleni Gabre-Madhin Founder & Chief Executive blueMoon   Dr. Eleni Gabre-Madhin is founder and chief executive of blueMoon, Ethiopia’s top incubator and early-stage startup investor, as well as founder and chair of Ethiopia’s first co-working space company, blueSpace.  Prior to this, between 2006 and 2012, she conceived, designed, and ran the highly acclaimed Ethiopia...
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Timothy Lambrechts
Timothy Lambrechts
Timothy Lambrechts Entrepreneur & Investor Timothy Lambrechts is an entrepreneur with broad experience in digital monetization and go to market strategies across Africa and The Middle East. He’s worked with leading players in digital media including Google and Truecaller – one of the most downloaded apps on the Google Play store. He consults to global...
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Andrew McHenry
Andrew McHenry Mobile in Africa Consultancy Andrew has over twenty years + experience in tech industries, spanning software, hardware and custom application development. Having held various positions in sales and marketing management roles, including the Head of Packard Bell NEC South Africa, and launching of 1st Africa Online NEC D2C ecommerce store. Founding member of...
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Ceasar Nyagah
Ceasar Nyagah Investment Officer Partech Africa Fund Ceasar Nyagah is an Investment Officer at Partech’s Africa Fund. He joined in January 2019. Prior to joining Partech, Ceasar spent five years as an Investment Manager in Fanisi Capital, an East Africa focused Private Equity Fund.  Prior to that he worked as a Business Analyst at Seven...
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Petra Wolkenstein
Petra Wolkenstein
Petra Wolkenstein General Partner Startup Wise Guys Africa Petra Wolkenstein is General Partner at Startup Wise Guys Africa and CEO of digital accelerator.   In her role at Startup Wise Guys she has supported startup trainings program building at GreenTech – Ghana and Ivory Coast, collaborated with Kenyan SME-centre for startups and entrepreneurship, provided trainings platform...
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Olusegun Womiloju
Olusegun Womiloju
Olusegun Womiloju Head of Products Accelerex Olusegun Womiloju is the Head of Products at Accelerex, a future-focused innovative payment solutions company in Africa that helps to simplify the digital payment processes of businesses by providing bespoke e-payment products that empowers them to exceed their customers’ payment expectations. With over a decade of working in the...
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Elizabeth Rossiello 130
Elizabeth Rossiello
Elizabeth Rossiello CEO & Founder AZA Finance Elizabeth Rossiello is the CEO and founder of AZA Finance, a global fintech company that is accelerating economic growth in Africa through its best-in-class foreign exchange, payments, settlement and treasury services.Elizabeth founded AZA Finance in 2013 in Nairobi, Kenya. In her previous roles as a rating analyst for...
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Boko Inyundo
Boko Inyundo Senior Marketing Manager DLA Piper Boko Inyundo is the Senior Marketing Manager, Technology Sector, at the global law firm DLA Piper, a Non-Exec Advisor to the Africa + Tech-focused consultancy De Charles and a Member of the Boards of the Royal African Society and the African Foundation for Development (AFFORD). At DLA Piper...
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Amandine Lobelle
Amandine Lobelle Head of Business Operations Paystack Amandine Lobelle is currently Head of Business Operations at Paystack, an online payments company based in Lagos, Nigeria, which helps merchants to collect payments from their customers. Previously, Amandine was an investor at IFC (the private sector investment arm of the World Bank), where she invested in early...
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