Ethel Cofie

Director, Edel Technologies


Ethel Cofie is a Tech entrepreneur (www.edelitconsult.com) with extensive experience in Europe and Africa.

A Mandela Fellow for President Obama’s Young African Leaders initiative, she was recently featured in BBC and CNN for her work with Women in Tech. She has international experience working on a variety of projects in the UK, Sierra Leone, Nigeria and was head of Commercial Solutions at Vodafone. She is the founder of Women in Tech Ghana, initiator of the 1st Pan African woman in tech meetup and was shortlisted for the UN/ITU GEM Tech Award .

Her latest project is an Accelerator (www.africatwenty10.com) for startups launching in multiple African markets.

Upcoming SMW Events


Past SMW Events

Launch of Women in Tech Africa Nigeria Chapter!

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Women in Tech Africa

Experience Stage Powered by Purple


#smwNextWave: The Importance of Investing in African Tech-Startups

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Hosted by Social Media Week Lagos

Experience Stage Powered by Purple


Is Your Social Media Manager Lying to You ?

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Hosted by Edel Technologies

Executive Boardroom


Face Up To The Facts: Lessons From Leading Women In Tech

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Edel Technologies

Innovation Stage Powered by Visa