Anna is the Executive Director of AfriLabs, a network organisation of over 80 Technology and Innovation Hubs across 27 African countries; leading the organisation to develop programmes and build partnerships that support and work with these innovation hubs and other stakeholders to raise high potential entrepreneurs that will stimulate economic growth and social development in Africa.
Her focus at AfriLabs aligns with its vision of an African continent characterized by open collaboration, African made solutions and jobs for all driven by technology, innovation and entrepreneurship.
Prior to joining AfriLabs, Anna was involved in pioneering various impact driven projects such as the Annual STEM programme for Teenage Girls for the Visiola Foundation, a Pan-African non-profit with a focus on increasing young girls and women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) fields. She also worked as a certified digital marketing practitioner and trainer, training for organisations such as Wild Fusion Digital Centre, Google and Lagos Business School, Nigeria. Anna also headed the Nigerian business activities of Ingenico, a French global financial technology company.
She is very passionate about leveraging on technology for social impact and inclusion; creating social and economic opportunities for all!