Kenechi OkelekeDirector, Social and Regional Research at GSMA
Kenechi leads the delivery GSMA Intelligence’s social and regional research products, including the Mobile Economy, Digital Societies and Region in Focus report series. He has been a telecoms and IT industry analyst for more than 12 years, leading research across a wide range of topics within the digital innovation, including mobile networks and devices, emerging technologies, such as AI and IoT, and the socioeconomic impact of connectivity. Kenechi speaks regularly at industry events and provides media commentary on key issues within the telecoms and IT ecosystem.
Kenechi holds a BSc in Mathematics from the University of Benin and a Masters in International Business (with Distinction) from the Grenoble Graduate School of Business. He joined the GSMA in 2014.