Amaka / (September 2014 – November 2015) is a policy analyst and economist who holds a Bsc in Economics from the London School of Economics and a Masters in Public Policy from Johns Hopkins University. She has worked on private sector development and policy formation with institutions including the Brookings Institution, the Center for Global Development and the United Nations Foundation. Most recently, she works with the World Bank where she works with state governments in Nigeria to improve their service delivery to citizens in healthcare, education, and urban water supply. She is the founder and CEO of AfriMind, a knowledge platform for highlighting African thought leadership on development matters, for discussing and analyzing economic policies in Africa, and for finding salient African solutions to the problems facing the continent.
- M.A. Public Policy, Johns Hopkins University
- B.Sc. Economics, London School of Economics