Chika Uwazie is a human resource expert and CEO at TalentBase, a Silicon Valley backed startup, which provides human resource software for African businesses.

Chika believes that sharing knowledge on the intersection between technology and HR as well as advocating for women in technology encourages other women to take a seat at the table.

Before working at TalentBase, Chika worked at several international organizations including The Whitaker Group and Exxon Mobil.

Chika has been featured on BBC, Wired, and The Guardian for her work in Human Capital and on Afripop and Human IPO for her work in Digital Media. She is a sought-out writer and speaker having written for Ventures Africa, Y Naija, Bella Naija, Forbes. Further she has spoken at Google events, ATBN, Wharton Africa Business Conference, Social Media Week Lagos, Georgetown University and She Leads Africa. She has also been identified as one of Innov8te Magazine’s 100 visionary women leaders.

Chika holds a Masters degree in Strategic Human Capital Management from Georgetown University.