The KINGS of Africa’s Digital Economy Home Events The KINGS of Africa’s Digital EconomyEric Osiakwan, Managing Partner of Chanzo Capital Justice, Equity, & Inclusion Eric Osiakwan Share To icon--facebook icon--twitterAbout EricEric Osiakwan is an Entrepreneur and Investor with 15 years of ICT industry leadership across Africa and the world. He has worked in 32 African countries setting up ISPs, ISPAs, IXPs and high-tech startups. Some of these companies and organizations are Angel Africa, Angel Fair Africa , Ghana Cyber City, PenPlusBytes, African Elections Portal, FOSSFA, WABco, GISPA, AfrISPA, GNVC, Internet Research, InHand, Ghana Connect. He serves on the board of Farmerline, Forhey, Teranga Solutions, Siqueries, Amp.it, SameLogic, eCampus, Bisa App and Wanjo Foods, - some of which are his investments.He was part of the team that built the TEAMS submarine cable in East Africa and an ICT Consultant for the WorldBank, Soros Foundations, UNDP, USAID, USDoJ, USDoS as well as African governments and private firms. He authored "The KINGS of Africa Digital Economy", co-authored the “Open Access Model”, “Negotiating the Net” – the politics of Internet Diffusion in Africa and “The Internet in Ghana” with the Mosaic Group. He was invited to contribute ideas to Prime Minister Tony Blair’s Commission for Africa. Eric is a Poptech, TED, Stanford, and MIT Fellow. He was previously a Berkman Klein Fellow at Harvard University.Download original audio or video from this event.Subscribe to the Berkman Klein events series podcast. Past Event Feb 20, 2017 Time 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Last updated Jul 20, 2019 You might also likecommunity Sex work, automation and the post-work imaginarycommunity Researching Gaming and Showing Why Citations Mattercommunity Are your dating preferences racist?