Njideka U. Harry is the Founding CEO of Youth for Technology Foundation (YTF), an international education technology nonprofit. YTF is empowering the next generation of leaders to enter the workforce with the skills they need to access employment or create their own entrepreneurial opportunities in the fourth industrial revolution. YTFs work spans 5 countries impacting 1.7 million youth and women.
Member of Advisory Council for Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI), Expert Group Member for the Education Prosperity Index at the Legatum Institute. Global reputation as thought leader, convener and entrepreneur with a passion of working with accelerators to increase the pipeline of women building economically impactful technology companies and advising entrepreneurs looking to make a difference in the global social impact space.
Corporate experience in various senior level corporate roles in strategy, product management and finance at General Electric and Microsoft. MBA from Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management; BBA from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Stanford University/Reuters Digital Vision Fellow. Ashoka Fellow. WEF Schwab Foundation Fellow.