Gage Awards.

BANKE ALAWAYE

Banke Alawaye is a Digital Transformation Specialist and CTO at aCubed Limited. She has a background in leading Education and Technology for Development programmes, and brings a wealth of knowledge and diverse experience to the digital ecosystem. With over 20 years of work experience with many businesses, she has been helping personal brands and organisations make the best of digital tools for years. Banke is a Chartered Management Consultant, holds a B.Sc in Computer Science, a Masters in Business Administration from Edinburgh Business School, Scotland and a Certificate in Entrepreneurial Management from Pan African University’s Enterprise Development Centre. She is an experienced programme manager with extensive background serving both Government and Private Sector clients. She was the pioneer programme manager CodeLagos – an initiative to train 1 million Lagos residents to code. Her work experience includes leading a Pan-African digital agency serving blue-chip clients across the continent. Banke is an Advisory Board member for Women in Technology in Nigeria(WITIN), serves as mentor and facilitator in the Facebook sponsored DigifyAfrica initiative and with Founder Institute, the world’s largest pre-seed startup accelerator. She also provides mentorship to women tech entrepreneurs through her Girls-in-Glasses programme. She’s a passionate advocate for women in technology and was recognised as Digital Frontier Woman by DecadeOfWomen – an initiative of the United Nations.