Founder L5 Labs & Decagon Institute
Chika Nwobi
Founder L5 Labs & Decagon Institute
Chika Nwobi is a serial entrepreneur focused on building successful mobile and internet-related companies in Africa. Through L5Lab which he founded ten years ago, Chika has invested in starting Jobberman.com – West Africa’s most popular job’s portal and Cheki.com.ng- Nigeria’s leading cars/autos website. Chika has been able to guide these two companies to attract significant rounds of investment from international private equity firms. Recently, Chika founded Decagon institute as a leading developer of tech talent out of Africa. Before L5Lab, Chika was co-founder of MTech PLC which, as CEO, he led to become the largest mobile content company in Africa with operations in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Ivory Coast serving the likes of MTN, Glo, Airtel, IFC, Ford Foundation and Nokia. Chika serves on the board of Unilever Nigeria. Chika is married to Nkemjika with whom he has a lovely set of twins.