Elizabeth Howard

Ag. CEO, African Crowdfunding Association

Elizabeth is an entrepreneur and the founder of Lelapa, an advisory firm. She is also the Acting CEO of the African Crowdfunding Association, a non-profit industry association. In 2015 she co-founded LelapaFund, an equity crowdfunding platform focused on East Africa. LelapaFund’s regulatory challenges led her to establish the African Crowdfunding Association along with other platforms and drive the regulatory agenda. She holds a Masters in Economics from Sciences Po Paris, a B.Comm Honours in Economics from the University of Cape Town and a Certificate of Entrepreneurship from Stanford University.