HELEN ANATOGU

CEO/PROGRAMME DIRECTOR, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPER ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Helen is the Chief Executive and Programme Director of the Information Technology Developer Entrepreneurship Accelerator (iDEA), Nigeria’s leading Incubator. She is a start-up coach, adviser and mentor with a strong background in business law.  She has previously worked at Microsoft, Nokia and Shell International Limited. She was named as one of the top 100 corporate counsels in Africa by Legal 500.

Helen’s work focuses on providing contacts, guidance, advice and mentoring to a new generation of Nigerian entrepreneurs in developing solutions that make businesses and commerce more efficient, provide new ways to deliver government and social services and help reduce poverty and unemployment.