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Viola Llewellyn, Co-founder and President of Ovamba Solutions Inc, UK

Ovamba is Africa’s first “Market Place Funder” FinTech company created to fund African SME businesses. Ovamba’s technology gives global accredited and institutional investors the opportunity to invest in the fast-growing African private sector. Viola oversees strategic implementation, global operations, communications, and business development for Ovamba. She was instrumental in building a $50MM fund for a Washington DC based insurance investment firm where she led investor communications, and asset management divisions. She has worked with companies such as Unisys Corporation, IBM, KPMG Consulting, BearingPoint and Rothschild’s. In 2014, Ms. Llewellyn was appointed as an honorary member of the board of trustees for the “International Women’s Think Tank”. She is on the advisory boards of the “Cameroonian American Chamber of Commerce” in Maryland, USA as well as Africa’s leading tech hub and incubator ActivSpaces.