Speakers

An incredible group of visionary creatives, entrepreneurs, and researchers have joined us to pull back the curtain on their process and share road-tested insights

CHARLES EMEMBOLU

SOCIAL ENTREPRENEUR & IT ARCHITECTURE EXPERT

TEDxPortharcourt

TEDxPortHarcourt 2019

Charles comes with combined experience from both Telecommunication, Financial Services and Technology Innovation with 15 years' experience across these 3 sectors. 


In 2016, he co-founded a technology focused business incubator called Roar Nigeria with the management of University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN), which is the 1st technology hub within a university in Nigeria - conceptualized under the Triple Helix of Private Sector – Public Sector - Academia. 


He also co-founded a social enterprise, TechQuest STEM Academy (www.tqstem.org) in 2015 that teaches Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics concepts to young Nigerians and has impacted nearly 20,000 people across 15 states using an innovative community model that is currently a subject of academic research.

 

Charles Uchenna Emembolu is the Chief Executive Officer of Crestsage Limited, an information technology architecture and consulting company founded in 2010. He is an avid traveller who, in his spare time, enjoys swimming, playing squash and strategising on blue ocean projects.