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Derrick Chikanga
Senior Analyst at Africa Analysis


Derrick tracks technology innovation in the IT space to identify emerging services and technologies with the potential to significantly impact and disrupt existing business models. His research and analysis focus primarily on IT services, including IT consulting, infrastructure outsourcing, cloud services, data centres, cyber security and the Internet of Things (IoT).

Derrick has over 12 years’ experience working in the capacities of an Analyst and a Consultant. During this time, he has worked on a broad range of projects, typically requiring specialised skills, across markets in Africa and the Middle East. He is involved with projects undertaken for a range of clients such as telecommunications operators, systems integrators and aggregators, equipment vendors, government organisations and regulatory authorities.

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel: Public and Private Sector Efforts to Boost the Data Centre Industry