Oo Nwoye

Organization
TechCircle

Area of Expertise 
Business Development, Product Development, Entrepreneurship, Startup

Profile
Oo Nwoye is the co founder of Fonebase Labs, a Nigerian technology company whose products are Fonenode – a telephony API, Callbase – a virtual contact center and WriteRack – the best way to tweetstorm.

Oo attended Kings College Lagos and graduated from the Electrical/Electronic Engineering programme at the University of Benin. He thereafter proceeded to Warwick University in the UK, where he obtained a Master’s degree in Electronic Business Management.

While at Warwick, Oo founded the Internet Entrepreneurship Club. He also co-founded a technology start-up “OnePage” which grew to several thousand users before he returned home.

He’s a board member of Ventures Platform, a technology incubator in Nigeria, ProTeach, a start-up that pairs tutors with students and advises several other startups in an informal capacity.

Oo also runs TechCircle – an organization that organizes various activities for the different stakeholders in the Nigerian techosystem. He’s quite knowledgeable the early stage processes required in taking a startup form zero to one across business and product.

He writes on technology and has been quoted in local and international press including CNN, The Economist and Business Insider.

Oo Nwoye
KCOB, B.Eng (UNIBEN), M.Sc (Warwick)