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Lungiswa Moore was born in Zimbabwe and grew up in South Africa. She has an eclectic mix of culture and is always willing to learn. She is a creative who loves writing, art and travel. She has a passion for all things African – music, food, movies, language etc.
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Nduka Nwankwo works as a buy-side investment analyst, focussing on structured debt securities. He is passionate about women’s economic empowerment, early educational opportunity and social impact investing. Nduka received a B.A. in Economics from Pepperdine University and lives in San Francisco.
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Yvette is a photographer, runner, foodie, creative, optimist and current student. She is also working on a web series called Sovnoc. It will feature groups of people carrying out informal discussions in an open and honest environment. It aims to reveal the diversity and ‘humanness’ rather than the assumed stereotypes...
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Ronke Lawal was born in Hackney, East London to Nigerian parentage. Having graduated with honours from Lancaster University and the University of Richmond Virginia (USA) with a degree in International Business (Economics), she founded Ariatu PR in 2004. Ariatu PR represents a variety of clients in various industries including the...
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Wanjiku is a Kenyan writer and recent graduate of Harvard University.
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Kristin Wilson is a graduate of Princeton University and worked in Lagos, Nigeria to develop a literary after-school program at a secondary school.
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Gloria Adero Barasa is a property consultant based in Nairobi, Kenya and focuses on both residential and commercial properties. She has previously worked in the aviation and NGO sectors focusing on customer service and logistics. Gloria has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Finance from United States International University...
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One of my primary interests lies in gender economics and the increasingly beneficial role women can and will continue to play in economic development all over the world - particularly in the African continent. The most exciting part of the “Africa is rising” narrative we often hear (and I am...
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Efe Ukala, Esq. is a New York attorney who specializes in corporate law with emphasis on private equity. She is a Vice President, Legal and Chief Compliance Officer at Kuramo Capital Management, LLC, an investment management firm that invests in emerging and frontier markets, where she manages the company’s legal...