Shalom is a BCG Women’s Fellow of our African offices. Shalom currently attends INSEAD Fontainebleau campus, where she is pursuing an MBA. She is a Nigerian-Ghanaian who grew up in Accra, Lagos and Abidjan. She speaks four languages: English, French, Twi and Yoruba and is learning Spanish. She is a chartered marketer with a double bachelor’s degree from the University of Ghana and the Arctic University of Norway. For the last four years, she has worked in various roles in innovation, growth strategy and product development in tech and telecommunication in West Africa, becoming the youngest head of a commercial vertical in the industry and spear-heading the launch of over 20 products. Shalom is passionate about exploring the use of technology innovation as a tool to solve income inequality.
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