Udokanma Sharon Georgewill
Regional Director, International Youth Federation
Udokanma Sharon Georgewill is a young professional and Pan-Africanist, passionate about technology and development. Currently the Regional Director for International Youth Federation in Africa, aproduct designer/manager and a serial entrepreneur, has had opportunities to work with large international technology and youth organizations like Google inc, WAAW Foundation,AIESEC, CHAI, IYF, ALL & WEF, etc.
From starting her career as a research and media manager for a startup company years ago to managing cross-cultural exchange experiences and providing youth leadership development in various countries, she has had several roles in other organizations delivering operational change, using her growing expertise in applying software solutions into managing projects for companies. As a advocate for the girl child and women, Udokanma still serves as amentor, empowering girls and young women to not just discover their purpose and vision but to maximize their potentials, especially in the technology sector. Udokanma is generally interested in creating digital startups that will catalyze economic development in Africa and deep down also shares in the belief that every woman can shape the world and make significant changes irrespective of the challenges that surround them.”