Ms Ngozi Ifeoma Malo is a #Nigerian #lawyer and clean energy enthusiast who won the Eisenhower Fellowship #awards in 2015. She is a Desmond Tutu fellow, African Leadership fellow and the Crans Montana New Leaders fellow. In 2015, she served as the chief of staff and senior technical adviser on energy policies, regulations and partnerships to Prof. Chinedu Nebo, the former Nigerian Minister of Power. She is currently the chief executive officer of Clean Tech Hub and Energy Innovation Centre, Abuja.
Ifeoma obtained her #llb from the premier university of Nigeria, #university of #ibadan in 2000. Also, she holds three master’s degrees: Law from Harvard University, Dispute Resolution and Information Technology, both from the University of Massachusetts.
Ifeoma served as counsel at Ashoka, office of West Africa. She also worked as an associate at the Boston public health commission and also as an adjunct professor at the University of Massachusetts Boston. While in Boston, she served as consultant at the Global Biotechnology firm called Genzyme Corporation.
In Nigeria, she worked as a deputy head intellectual property at the firm of George Ikoli and Okagbue and later as a senior manager at the Negotiation and Conflict Management Group. Ifeoma later got appointed to serve as special assistant to the Minister of Finance in Nigeria and before her appointment as senior technical adviser to Prof. Chinedu Nebo the former Nigerian Minister of Power, She played a senior advisory role with the Chairman of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission.
Ifeoma has been a source of #inspiration to many young chaps out there, mentoring and supporting them in their various fields, especially in the aspect of leadership building and entrepreneurship.
Well done Ifeoma, you have always stood out and remain a voice for women around the world, reaffirming the aphorism that, “what a man can do, a woman can do as well”
This post was originally posted on Glitz Plus Magazine Instagram on June 14, 2017