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Mojolaoluwa Aderemi-Makinde
Head of Brand and Reputation, Africa at Google


Jola is an experienced business leader with over 14 years experience. Currently, she leads Google’s Brand and Reputation efforts in Sub-saharan Africa where she is responsible for Google’s commitments around education, youth empowerment, gender equality amongst others to drive social and economic impact in Africa. Prior to Google, she was a business strategy consultant working for leading consulting firm Accenture and prior to that worked with leading African entrepreneurs. She is passionate about entrepreneurship, education, gender equality amongst others. In her spare time, she has been a mentor/ advisor on various programmes and boards. When she is not doing any of these, she is a wife, mum, daughter, sister, friend, nature lover, aspiring chef, organizer and generally digging for gold in humans... :)

Agenda Sessions

  • Digital skills as a critical foundation of Africa 4.0

  • Africa has one of the youngest and fastest growing population in the world – How do we equip the future workforce for the Fourth Industrial Revolution?