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Rahab Njeri Ph.D.

Historian, Founder of Kemet Awards For Achievement in African Languages

Eliza Anyangwe

Editor, As Equals, CNN

Zawdie Sandvliet

Teacher Trainer & Educator, University of Applied Sciences Rotterdam / University of Amsterdam

Steven Ampama

Co-host, Out of Home Podcast

Becky Tsadik

Marketing Professional

Somi Lynda

Content Creator

Otiniel "Mano" da Silva

Artistic Director, Africadelic

Kwame Wilson

Co-host, Out of Home Podcast

Yafeu Downes

Co-host, Out of Home Podcast

Ibrahima "Ibé" Kaba

IT Consultant, Essayist, and Poet

Omena Ukeleghe

Founder & CEO, Creative Jam Sessions

Mipe Okunseinde

Founder, We The Yoga

Kemo Camara

Founder and CEO, Omek

Chinny Ukata

Co-host, It's a Continent Podcast

Anna Adima

Doctoral Candidate, University of York

Paskaliah Kachieng'a

Local Governance Expert, VNG International

Veruschka Tay

Co-Founder, Get Online Growth

Abu Faisal

Investor, A Group

Norah Njuba Bwaya

Founder & Executive Coach, Coach Africa Limited

Raul Balai

Artist-Curator, Exhibition Maker, Designer, el bastardo

Anthony Harrison

Senior Director of Design Culture, adidas

Amadou Daffe

Co-founder & CEO, Gebeya Inc.

Sanaa Roukia

Founder & Editor in Chief, 33 Carats

Tamarah de Haan

Sociologist & Postcolonial Student

Najah Aouaki

Founder & Director, Aouaki Concepts

Indigo Janka

Communications & Brand Manager

Rabi Bah

Artist & Community Manager

Nii Ayikwei Parkes

Writer & Socio-Cultural Commentator

Hatim Eltayeb

Dean, African Leadership Academy

Giselle Frederick

Tech Entrepreneur, Sonaaar

Soekarsi Simmons

Literary & Cultural Analysis Student, UvA

Oyunga Pala

Journalist & Writer

Chimira Natanna

Artist, Mama Baranka

Anita Abaisa

Founder & Director, Black Ladies Talk

Renée C. Neblett

Founder & Director, Kokrobitey Institute

Yoseph Ukbazghi

Prototype Engineer, ASML & Co-founder, Simple X

Claude Fidelin

Founder, Black Negotiator

Hillmann Batuo

Medical Student, Diaspora Student Coach, Content Creator, Ox Services

Ugochi Anyaka-Oluigbo

African Environmental Journalist

Ivy Prosper

Content Creator & Social Media Manager 'Beyond the Return' 'Year of Return', Ghana Tourism Authority

Dean Muruven

Global Water Policy Lead, World Wildlife Fund (WWF)

Solange Domaye

CEO, Symfonio BV

Ellen Bailey

VP of Diversity and Culture, Harvard Business Publishing

Major Dream Williams

Founder & CEO, Art Mob Pod DAO

Derek Bruce

CEO, Derek Bruce Associates, DSM

Thierry Malo (TiMalo)

Guadeloupean Creole Activist & Writer

Hannah Traore

Founder & Director, Hannah Traore Gallery

Eno Oduok

Founder, Naija Comm

Tamkara Adun

Author & Founder, Odunife African Language School

Prof. Dr. Gloria Wekker

Professor emerita, Gender and Ethnicity, Utrecht University

Astrid Madimba

Co-host, It's a Continent podcast

Chidiebere Ibe

Medical Illustrator

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