Chris Folayan, a hugely successful technology and marketing entrepreneur will be speaking about Africa’s strong e-commerce growth development and his journey from a one man brand to a global brand: Mall of Africa, an online platform that allows retailers from the US and UK to ship and sell their products into Africa.
With over 20 years’ experience in the technology industry, Chris Folayan is the Founder and CEO of platforms, MallforAfrica, MallfortheWorld and Link Commerce. The award-winning patented global e-commerce company, MallforAfrica enables Africans to purchase billions of products from over 250 of the best US and UK retailers in the world. Prior to MallforAfrica, he was the Founder and CEO of OCFX Inc. an award-winning globally recognized software and web design agency based in the Silicon Valley with clients such as SONY, Cisco, HP, EPSON, and Capital One. Chris has managed global relations with clients in over 50 countries and multi-million dollar projects, and has been a speaker and mentor for over 10 years. He has also been awarded the 2019 30 Black Star award given to 30 of the most influential African American people in the America.