Honey Ogundeyi is a serial technology entrepreneur, recognized as one of the luminaries at the forefront of shaping Africa’s tech sector. Honey is the Founder and CEO of Edukoya, an education technology company connecting African learners to the world’s finest educators through real-time online learning. Edukoya’s mission is to democratize access to high-quality education, making it not only more accessible but also more affordable and engaging for the next generation of Africans.
Before launching Edukoya, she was the founding Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) at Kuda, Nigeria’s first digital bank, where she played a key role in revolutionizing the financial sector. Prior to that, she was the Founder and CEO of Fashpa.com, Nigeria’s pioneering fashion e-commerce platform. Honey started her career at Mckinsey & Co and went to work for Ericsson and Google. She also served as the Founding Country Director UK- Nigeria Tech Hub for the UK Government’s Department of Digital, Media, Culture and Sport (DCMS) where she drove partnerships and investment between the UK and Nigerian tech ecosystems.
Honey was listed in Forbes and the World Economic Forum as one of the Top 10 women emerging entrepreneurs to watch in Africa and as one of the top 10 innovators in Africa