Chinedu is the Co-founder and Chief Growth Officer of MAX.NG, based in Lagos, Nigeria.
MAX.ng, a pioneering mobility company focused on sub-Saharan Africa, is building mobility, financial services and EV infrastructure for Africa’s $100B transportation industry; MAX recently closed a $7.5m fundraising round backed by Yamaha, Mastercard, Novastar Ventures and Breakthrough Ventures, representing the largest fundraise by a mobility company in sub-Saharan Africa.
Chinedu attended the Sloan School of Management in Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he graduated with a Master’s Degree in finance. He also possesses a Bachelor’s Degree in computer engineering and a Bachelor’s Degree in electrical engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology.
Chinedu has always had a passion to change the African experience. He was admitted to the Alibaba eFounder Program, organized by Alibaba under the guidance of Jack Ma. In 2018, he was admitted into the Mastercard Startpath program and won the LA CoMotion Mobility Competition. He is a finalist for the 2019 Forbes Africa 30-under-30 in Business and Technology.