Nnena Nkongho is a Principal at DiGAME Investment Company. DiGAME or, Digital Growth Africa, is an investment company with a mandate to invest in the digital transformation of the region. DiGAME invests growth stage capital, ranging from US$4MM – US$20MM in African businesses across a range of sectors that leverage technology in their business models across a range of sectors that include, but are not limited to: education, healthcare, energy, agriculture and digital financial services.
Nnena has 16 years of experience in identifying, building and capturing value for (and on behalf of) corporates and funds. Immediately prior to DiGAME, Nnena was an early employee and Global Head of Business Development at SOLO Phone Nigeria, a VC-funded, Nigerian mobile device and content ecosystem. Prior to that, she was a consultant, working with African enterprises on mandates that included: corporate strategy, new market entry and funding growth investments—including serving as the Interim Head of Strategy & Business Development for Etisalat Nigeria now 9mobile.