Cordel Robbin-CokerCo-Founder, CEO at Carry1st
Cordel Robbin-Coker is Co-Founder / CEO of Carry1st, the leading interactive entertainment company leveraging mobile technology to serve the first generation of African smartphone users. Prior to founding Carry1st, Cordel spent a decade in finance with The Carlyle Group and Morgan Stanley across the US, Europe, and Africa; most recently serving as Vice President in Carlyle’s first Africa fund. Cordel is a Director of the Milton Hershey School – a K12 boarding school for underprivileged children – as well as the multi-billion dollar endowment that supports it. Cordel is an active angel investor with nearly 20 investments in Africa-focused technology startups. He is a graduate of Stanford University.