Ms Regina Honu

Position: CEO and Co-Founder, Soronko Solutions
Country: Ghana

Regina Honu is the CEO of Soronko Solutions. She just opened the first coding and human centered design school called Soronko Academy. She is an ambassador and mentor for thecamp, first European campus dedicated to emerging technology and social innovation. She is listed as one of BBC 100 most inspirational and innovative women for 2017. She was awarded the 2017 Northwestern University Buffet Institute for Emerging Global Leaders Award and awarded by Coca Cola in the Coca Cola young achievers award as one of the big six and a leader in technology. She won Startup Entrepreneur of the year and Soronko Solutions won Social Start-up of the year for 2016 at the Ghana Startup Awards. She was featured on CNN as one the 12 inspirational women who rock STEM. She was named as one of the six women making an impact in Tech in Africa She was awarded JCI Ghana Outstanding Young Person award for scientific and technological advancement. She was featured on CNN ,BBC, Deutsche Welle and Aljazeera. She is an Ashoka Fellow,Aspen Institute New Voices Fellow, Global Shaper of the World Economic Forum, Vital Voices VVLEAD Fellow and a YALI Fellow. She has been invited to speak and participate in events in over 15 countries.