27-28 SEPTEMBER 2016

WorldPensionSummit Africa Special

The only platform 'for and by' Pension Professionals, exchanging knowledge and innovative ideas on securing sufficient pension provision. 


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Chinenye Mba-Uzoukwu

Chinenye Mba-Uzoukwu

Managing Director/CEO, InfoGraphics Nigeria l Nigeria

Chinenye Mba-Uzoukwu, the founding Managing Director/CEO of multiple-award winning technology solutions provider, InfoGraphics Nigeria, has almost 30 years of an eclectic career spanning marketing communications, digital design, strategy, change/transformation and software development in private and public sectors. In addition to his entrepreneurial activity, also worked in Microsoft Corporation as General Manager (Anglophone West Africa) overseeing 7 country portfolios as a member of the Microsoft EMEA executive management team. He left Microsoft in 2007 to pursue his vision of a borderless Africa as Managing Partner of the technology strategy consulting and project management firm, GrandCentral, currently managing a project portfolio valued at over $5 million, including critical public sector technology infrastructure in Public Accounts.
InfoGraphics’s work under Chinenye’s watch has seen him leading strategy, solutions architecting and delivery in Financial Services, Manufacturing, General Services, Retail and Telecommunications in over 40 enterprise software integration projects. He has served as a key adviser to governments on Information Ecology and Strategic IT largely in the area of government’s reforms across its ministries, parastatals and agencies engaged in Change and Transformation projects as well as assisted in the development of corporate IT Strategic Plans.

A certified Foundation Rainforest Innovation Architect and Member, Board of Trustees, Global Rainforest Makers Network, he is a serial entrepreneur, having been instrumental in architecting regional entrepreneurial ecosystems and early stage involvement in over 13 start-ups. Chinenye is the Chairman of eShekels Nigeria, an ICT research and market intelligence company and is on the Board of several other start-ups and organisations including BanyanTree Capital Partners Limited, a business process outsourcing and procurement firm, Content and Compliance Monitoring Limited (CCM), Nigeria’s fastest-growing media monitoring agency, as well as mobile health insurance pioneer and digital services aggregator, Salt and Einstein Limited, and others.

Chinenye is a passionate communicator, problem-solver with strong organizational leadership and decision-making skills. As a public speaker and change agent, he is involved with education and youth development initiatives such as Stephen Adams Social Reformation Foundation (SASRF), The Anthill Cultural Centre, The Mentor Project, and Jacob’s Ladder, He is also a GEM Mentor of the Information Technology Developers Entrepreneurship Accelerator Ltd/Gte (iDEA).

A Fellow of Nigeria Computer Society (NCS), a Council Member of Computer Professional Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN), and current General Secretary of the Institute of Software Practitioners of Nigeria (ISPON), he is an active member of the IT community.

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