2017 Speakers

Dr. Acha Leke
Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company (Johannesburg)
A Senior Partner in the Johannesburg office, Dr. Acha Leke started his career at McKinsey & Company as a Summer Associate in South Africa in 1998.He rejoined the Firm in Atlanta in 1999 and transferred back to Johannesburg in 2002 to help expand....
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Dr Valentine Nzengung
Professor, University of GA
Dr. Valentine A. Nzengung is a Professor at University of Georgia, Department of Geology. Dr. Nzengung completed his Masters in Environmental Engineering and PhD in Environmental Geochemistry from Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA in 1993...
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Joseph Fonlon, Esq
Senior Counsel, Hewlett Packard Enterprises
Joseph K.B. Fonlon, Esq. is a Senior Counsel for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company and was previously in private practice with two full service law firms, Winstead PC and Jackson Walker L.L.P. Joseph has extensive experience representing a wide range...
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Sidney Ngochi
Assistant Brand Manager, Procter & Gamble
Sidney is currently an Assistant Brand Manager at Procter and Gamble (P&G) where he leads global facial cleansing and body wash innovation for the Olay brand. Prior to that, he spent 5 years as an Engineer leading the North America Unit Dose Package...
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Abam Mambo-Doh
Ethics and Compliance Director, GSK Africa
Abam currently heads up the Ethics and Compliance function for GlaxoSmithKline’s Africa pharmaceutical business. GSK is the world’s sixth largest pharmaceutical company and in her current role, she is responsible for driving the compliance and risk management strategy for her ...
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Mbu Waindim
Aerospace engineer, Harris Corp
Mbu Waindim is an aerospace engineer at Harris Corp, a defense contractor specializing in space and ocean communication, where she focuses on thermal analysis and design for satellite components and other applications...
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Arnaud Nangne, PhD
Arnaud Nangne accepted his Ph.D. in the field of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics from the University of Texas. He is currently the founder and CEO of ACCEL, a global clinical and research laboratory consulting firm headquartered in ...
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Nayah Ndefru-Kathurima
Mentor, Business Coach & Transition Specialist
Nayah is a global citizen with Cameroonian admins. She believes that there is an untapped economy which can reshape the African continent and create global change: “The Economy of Purpose and Hope.” In her entrepreneurial pursuits as the CEO of ...
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Florence Tangka, PhD
Health Economist, Cancer Prevention and Control, CDC
Florence Tangka, PhD, MS, is a health economist in the Division of Cancer Prevention and Control’s Epidemiology and Applied Research Branch. She is the principal investigator for a number of CDC cancer economics studies. Her research focuses on the economics of cancer, economics of the ...
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Elvis Angyiembe
Regional Compliance Counsel, Sub Saharan Africa, Weatherford
Elvis A. Angyiembe is currently Regional Compliance Counsel, sub-Saharan Africa, for Weatherford International, an oil and gas service company operating in over 100 countries. Based in Johannesburg, South Africa, he advises Weatherford on issues ...
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Eric Chinje
CEO, African Media Initiative
Eric Chinje is the CEO of the African Media Initiative based in Nairobi-Kenya and also serves as Senior Adviser to KRL International. Prior to joining KRL as Senior Adviser, Eric Chinje was the Director for Strategic ....
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Thomas Ndomb
CPS Board of Trustees
A graduate of the Nigerian College of Accountancy Jos Nigeria (1996) and a Certified Accountant in Nigeria( ANAN), Thomas has been Vice President Carrier Relations at Telco 214, Inc, since 2003. Having worked in the Telecoms Industry for over 18 years, he has....
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Prof. Benn L. Bongang
professor of political science, Savannah State University
Benn L. Bongang is a professor of political science and former chairman of the department of Political Science and Public Affairs at Savannah State University in Savannah, GA. He completed in April 2014 a year as a scholar of the Executive Leadership Institute (ELI) of the University System of Georgia.....
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Kitior Fofung
Health and Safety Engineer, FLuor Corporation
Kitior Fofung is a Health and Safety Engineer at Fluor corp. Over the last half decade, Kitior has worked on the design and construction of world class complex large scale petrochemical facilities globally where she has been exposed to the challenges faced by developing countries....
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Enow Affuembey
Senior Associate, ScottMadden, Inc. (Atlanta, GA)
Enow Affuembey joined ScottMadden Management Consultants in 2015 after receiving an M.B.A. beta gamma sigma from Southern University and A&M College. Prior to joining ScottMadden, Affuembey worked as a freelance consultant and as a ....
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Mrs Judith MbuyNwana
Lead for Global Telecoms Contracts and Vendor Management & Secretary of The World Bank - IMF African Society
Judith is the lead at the World Bank responsible for Contracts and Vendor Management of Global Telecoms Links. She is responsible for strategic sourcing, delivery and management of all the telecoms links connecting all World Bank Offices worldwide....
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Stephen Fusi
VP of Customer Experience & Marketing Technologies at Fidelity Charitable
Stephen W. Fusi has been Vice President, Customer Experience and Marketing Technology at Fidelity Charitable, a public charity which sponsors the largest donor-advised fund in the U.S., since 2015. In this role, he has responsibility for using technology to build awareness of Fidelity....
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Assistant Director, Princeton University
Larry Kamguia is a career services professional working as an Assistant Director at Princeton University. He specializes in coaching students and professionals on all areas of career exploration and development. This includes: goal setting and action plans, career assessments,....
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