Speakers

Uche Ogboi

CEO, Lori Systems Corp

Uche Ogboi is one of the leading women in technology and technology investment with a rare combination of finance, banking, tech investing and operational experience.

She is a turnaround expert with a stellar track-record in driving value creation through excellent execution and implementing processes and structures. Uche is passionate about driving the efficiencies that technology brings across various sectors.

Uche is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Lori Systems Corp, an e-logistics startup and one of the largest and fastest growing startups on the continent which was recently nominated as a 2020 tech pioneer by the World Economic Forum.

Prior to her role at Lori Systems, Uche was Principal, Investments at EchoVC Partners, and an Investment Banker at Citibank for 8 years, focusing mainly on M&A, Advisory and structured products.

Uche is the Founder of The Live Well Foundation, a not-for-profit organization that focuses on youth empowerment through its 3-month training programmes in web design and other digital skills for under-privileged youths. She is a passionate advocate for women and is the Investment Lead at Rising Tide Africa, a women’s angel investment network which aims to empower women through investing and mentorship. Uche also mentors several founders in the Africa tech ecosystem.