Chika Uwazie Talentbase Chief Executive Officer, an HR software for growing enterprises.
Before joining Talentbase, she worked at several international organizations including The Whitaker Group, World Bank and Exxon Mobil.
During her time at the Whitaker group, an African investment firm, she worked very closely with the CEO Rosa Whitaker, to spearhead several initiatives.
Some of these initiatives included working with the Tony Elumelu foundation, the AGOA trade program and Purchase for Africa, a non-profit organization.
After working with the Whitaker Group, she was a consultant at the World Bank within the East Asia unit.
Uwazie streamlined their human capital data as well as lead operations for the young professional committee to ensure growth and development for the junior professional program. Additionally she obtained her Masters in Strategic Human Capital Management at Georgetown University.
For her work in human capital she has been featured in Human Capital magazine and Vanguard. She also has been featured on Afripop and Human IPO for her work in the digital media. Additionally, she was listed by Concept Link as one of the 20 Must Follow Women talking about the African diaspora, and was named by Marieme Jamme as one of the 50 Africans you should know in 2013.
Uwazie is a sought out writer who has written for Ventures Africa, Y Naija and Forbes.
She also organized and spoke at several global conferences including the first tech panel for the Wharton Africa Business conference and Social Media Week Lagos.