BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF PANELIST: YOLANDA HICKSON ASUMU _ ICUBEFARM FOUNDER

Yolanda Hickson Asumu is an Equatorial Guinean based entrepreneur and philanthropist, founder and currently CEO of ICUBEFARM GE SL, an equatorial Guinean company which, amongst other things, provides a pan-African professional network and employment-oriented portal www.icubefarm.com with a widespread reach across Central and West Africa countries.

In 1996. Yolanda founded BBC GE SL, a prominent personnel management services company which provided manpower services to major company’s operation in Equatorial Guinea’s oil sector such as Hess, Marathon, AMPCO and EGLNG.

Mrs. Asumu recently created the ICUBEFARM Foundation as a philanthropic arm of her company devoted to providing educational opportunities for empowerment of young African professionals and entrepreneurs in their endeavor to secure decent work, economic opportunity and financial freedom.