Meet Kimberly Ofori: the dutch female banker, that turned herself into a Tech entrepreneur [ENG]
Ofori & Co
Start-up stage by studentstartups
14.20 - 14.50
This keynote is a must-attend for anyone interested in technology, and entrepreneurship, and for anyone looking to learn from one of the leading women in the Amsterdam tech industry.
Kimberly's journey to entrepreneurship took her from The Netherlands to Dubai and from Spain to Africa. Today Kimberly has sold 2 of her companies and serves as the Managing Director at Ofori & Co. -A Strategy Innovation Agency where she helps scale-ups and corporations to innovate their business models and overall strategic positioning in their respective markets.
In this talk, Kimberly deep dives into the critical business lessons learnt from her various ventures, on leadership. She provides valuable insights into the main reasons companies fail (including some of her own), and the importance of continuous innovation to remain resilient
A banker turned management consultant, then digital entrepreneur. Having founded and sold two companies in the past decade & working with clientele in the Middle East, Africa, the US and Europe; Kimberly brings with her a wealth of experience from across industries and continents.
Kimberly now runs Ofori & Co a strategic innovation consultancy where she supports fast growing companies and large corporations to scale innovations to new markets, and on organisational design, culture change & leadership.
She is currently seated as chair of the executive board at VOAW, the advisory board of several start-ups and functions as an advisor for entrepreneurship programs run by the UNDP and the European Innovation Council amongst others.