Mayowa Owolabi is a business architect, business facilitator, business development specialist and serial entrepreneur. He has consulted for Nokia Corporation, Yahoo! Inc., EiE Nigeria (Enough is Enough Nigeria), Mtech Communications, Center for Management Development (CMD), First bank of Nigeria, WEMA Bank, UBA, Sterling Bank, Unity Bank, Interswitch, INEC, Chams, Etisalat, Oyo State, Lagos State and Ekiti State Governments, Blackberry, Tecno/Transsion, Firstmonie, Africa Internet Holdings (Rocket Internet), Naspers, RedBus, Boston Consulting Group, TELNET Group, Flutterwave, USAID (payments advisor for the Power Africa Project) ...to name a few.
He is a graduate of Electronics and Electrical Engineering from the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and He has over 16 years experience in technology business development and the use of ICT in deploying enterprise services and solutions. He co-founded one of the first e-commerce stores in 2011 – www.buynownow.com and sold to shoppi.ng in 2013 and exited his first mobile financial services company – dudupay in 2014. He is the COO at duduMobile, also one of the co- founders/conveners of Mobile Monday (www.momonigeria.org) in Nigeria and is a member of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG – www.nesgroup.org)
Sola Adeyinka is a finance professional with broad industry experience in driving key structural changes in accounting and finance processes in world class organizations. He possess a strong background in audit, accounting & finance from experience gathered while working with top energy clients in the global audit firm- KPMG. he also has strategy experience working with global consulting firm- Accenture and most recently SAPETRO where he was responsible for managing Group Budget and monitoring actual performance against budgets. Business Performance reporting and Decision Support activities across the business and group entities. He is ICAN and ACCA certified. Specialize on:
Peter Ogedengbe is a serial entrepreneur with extensive knowledge of business strategies, information systems management, data security, digital marketing as well as product innovation and development. He is the co-founder of Tutor.NG and Nairatweets.com and also co-convener of The Girl Code Academy.
He is a graduate of Computer Science and Economics from the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife in Nigeria and an alumnus of the Pan Atlantic University (School of Media & Communication).
He is the CEO of Exolve Technologies Limited an application development company that develops bespoke solutions enabling clients in different sectors to leverage on technology to grow their businesses, compete globally and stay ahead of the innovation curve.
Adeola Owolabi holds a Law degree from University of Lagos in 2008 and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2009. Her areas of expertise are Litigation, Construction, Labour & Employment, Aviation, Technology and General Corporate Advisory.
She has worked with prestigious firms such as Olajide Oyewole LLP and Jackson,Etti & Edu. She is currently the head of legal at Venture Garden Group, a multimillion dollar technology consortium -Venture Garden Group
Oladipo Olasemo is an experienced senior project manager and e-business consultant with extensive knowledge in financial services, telecommunications and IT/E-Business consulting. In the financial services industry, he has deployed an International Mobile Money Remittance Solution (mDiaspora) that effectively enables Nigerians in diaspora send money and pay bills conveniently; he regularly attends seminars and workshops in the mobile money and payments industry and has authored several articles on micropayments and mobile money.
He was the team lead in architecting an e-Government portal for 52 Ministries, Department and Agencies for Cross Rivers State Government as well as a team lead in the development of a web based multiple payment/multiple recipient solution for bank PHB plc. He was a team member in the delivery of over 40 school portals (Edlink Portal) for various tertiary institutions in Nigeria and Ghana as well as a core resource in the PHCN TIMS/Paydirect system with Interswtich, he was also involved in the company setup and strategy formulation for Finconnekt Limited a technology company providing service oriented financial software to microfinance banks in Nigeria.
Oluwajoba Oloba is an attorney dedicated to solving justice related and social problems with technology in Africa.
He has experience and Interest in early stage start ups, business development, emerging markets, LegalTech, entertainment, research and policy in this space.Currently working with lawyers to up their skills in emerging areas of law.