Uche Ofodile to Head Facebook’s Express Wi-Fi Africa(Nigerian):
Keep in mind Facebook’s Express WiFi — an activity that gives cell phone proprietors in underserved groups access to quick and moderate web benefits through organizations with neighborhood network access suppliers? It just got itself another Regional head, Uche Ofodile has been delegated by Facebook as its Regional Head, Africa for Express Wi-Fi.
Preceding this, Uche, who has more than 20 years of experience was related with Tigo’s DRC office as the CEO, and before that, Vodafone Ghana as the Chief Marketing Officer. She has likewise worked with the Nigerian office of Econet Wireless (now Airtel), Nutricima, a joint wander between PZ Cussons, PLC. (UK) and Glanbia (Ireland) serving Nigeria, Ghana, and Kenya
Her key part will be to cause extend network to underserved areas in Africa through Wi-Fi. As indicated by her Facebook page:
Today, I’m cheerful to declare that I am joining Facebook as the Regional Head, Africa for Express Wi-Fi. As a key part of internet.org’s central goal to interface the 66% of the world that are not effectively associated, the objective of Express Wi-Fi is to cause grow network to underserved areas around the globe through Wi-Fi. Not exclusively do we plan to build the quantity of web clients; we likewise help make and enable neighborhood business people! I am so pleased with the work the group has done as such far and we will keep on building on this in Africa. I am super eager to join the group.
She holds a Bachelors degree in Political Science, went to the Columbia Business School-Columbia University, and concentrated Strategic Management under their Executive Education program.