Mfontoh Blaise Abenwi Shu has been award a certificate of recognition as a young African Leader, signed by President Joe Biden himself and U.S Secretary of state, Antony Blinken. In his first word , Mr. Abenwi Shu said: “It’s an honor to have this certificate of recognition as a young African Leader, signed by President Joe Biden himself and U.S Secretary of state, Antony Blinken. I thank the Government of the United States with special appreciation to all the great folks at the John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center.”
Who is Mfontoh Blaise Abenwi Shu?
Blaise is a business specialist with experience in getting businesses up and running especially in the finance, IT, media and agricultural sector.With experiences from working with world bank community based projects (Projet D’investissement et de Developpement Des Marches Agricole) in rural areas and experiencing first hand knowledge on the needs of rural communities in a typical African Milieu through vast works in setting up micro-finances for financial inclusion and empowerment, he has been able to fine tune skill and meet the need of impact in a rapidly changing financial, agricultural and business ecosystem.
He greatly believed in the next generation of Africa to be a tech inclined one in all spheres of influence thus he joined the founding team of Skylabase in its early stages to enable African inculcation of the new era. Dissatisfied with the mindset of agricultural and business orientation in Africa, he moved to found Thinkfast BC. He is a lover of technology though not a techie himself with a profound fondness for all things SQL.He has also been very instrumental in the media sector while working with media companies of the likes of Empire Media Group, Tyrex Communication and Accent Media. He recently joined Dalberg and Deloitte partners in Singapore for the UNleash programme and currently also serving Ashoka Global Initiative with his expertise, as Adviser.He loves socializing and being fun when he is not doing all things business. Blaise is result oriented and loves evolving in every sphere of life because he strongly believes revolutions never move backwards.He is also a philanthropist given his massive stationing in philanthropic ventures and organs around Cameroon and beyond such as WVED and RHF.