Omowale David-Ashiru was appointed Andela’s Nigeria country director in September 2018. She is responsible for leading Andela Nigeria, a rapidly growing team of over 500 people, ensuring that the organization continues to advance its objectives of developing Africa’s future technology leaders. Before joining Andela, Omowale’s professional experience spanned almost two decades in management consulting and entrepreneurship, including eleven years at Accenture. Omowale then transitioned into entrepreneurship, launching a fashion retail company, which she managed for eight years. Her experience managing complex projects for global technology and financial services companies, combined with her entrepreneurial mindset, makes Omowale the right leader for Andela Nigeria.