The Africa Technology Business Network is a social enterprise and global network focused on driving growth and impact in the African technology ecosystem
We help to drive investment into the African tech ecosystem by connecting UK businesses & investors to the emerging technology opportunities on the continent .
Our flagship event, the Africa Technology Business Forum, brings together global technology innovators, business leaders and investors from across Europe and Africa to build partnerships and share strategies for unlocking technology opportunities in Africa.
We also partner with corporates, funders and development organisations to create programmes to accelerate the entrepreneurship skills, social impact and investment readiness of African innovators.
Eunice Baguma Ball
FOUNDER & EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
A social innovation specialist who has spent the last 10 years working at the intersection of technology and social impact both in the UK and across Africa. She is passionate about the potential of technology to drive sustainable development in Africa.
HEAD OF STRATEGY & PARTNERSHIPS
Stav is a Technology in Emerging Markets specialist and a strategist for organizations looking to use innovation to drive sustainable growth.
She is also the co-Founder of IsraelDev Network- an entrepreneurial community of over 3000 professionals working to harness Israeli innovation for solving challenges in developing markets.
An entrepreneur, business mentor and life coach who has worked extensively to inspire women and young people across the globe to reach their full potential. Prior to that she held c-level roles at global companies including GSMA & Prudential
EVENTS & COMMUNITY MANAGER
Bilen is an events and digital marketing specialist with a particular passion for supporting small businesses, diaspora entrepreneurs and creative industries. She is also serves as a Trustee for the Ethiopian Diaspora Services in the UK, a charity aimed at supporting the Diaspora's contribution to the development of Ethiopia.
A communications coach, innovation trainer and facilitator with extensive experience designing & delivering programmes to support organisations, young people and entrepreneurs to increase their impact.
ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER
Jean-Paul is the Founder & CEO of Whitestone Finance. Prior to that he was the Head of Africa at the Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi and Head of Francophone Africa at Renaissance Capital. Jean-Paul started his career as FIG M&A analyst with Lehman Brothers.
ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER
Manny heads Oreed Group; specialists in African Markets Capital Advisory representing over £1.5bn in overseas transactions & construction, working with FTSE
listed businesses, speciality fund managers & private equity investors.