Olga Kiconco is the Lead, Innovation as a Service (IaaS) at The Innovation Village. She works closely with a team to identify various ways to leverage innovation as a key driver for economic growth and unlock opportunities with different ecosystem players to solve pressing socio-economic challenges in a disruptive and scalable manner. This is done by adopting co-creation approaches, customizing technology solutions and establishing strategic partnerships.

Olga is ardent about using her strong business acumen, technology background and international exposure to help the Uganda’s start-up community thrive in today’s competitive innovation and entrepreneurship landscape. She has rich experience working with diverse teams traversing various sectors on short term consulting and business development projects in Strategy, Management and Business models for emerging markets in the APAC region.

She holds a Master’s Degree in International Business from Hult International Business School and a Bachelors of Electronics Engineering majoring in Telecommunications.