Nmachi Jidenma works at Facebook as its Global Payments Partnerships Manager where she manages partnerships with financial services companies and develops new product initiatives at the intersection of payments, social networking and advertising.
Prior to Facebook, she worked as a Global Business Development Manager for PayPal’s billion dollar mobile disruptors portfolio where she forged strategic partnerships and launched the company into new verticals such as wearables and mobile transit through partnerships with innovative startups and companies.
She started her career at Google where she worked on Internet access initiatives in emerging markets to advance Google’s goals of expanding global connectivity.
Nmachi is also Founder of CPAfrica, one of Africa’s most popular technology and business websites and was listed by CNN as one of Africa’s 10 leading tech voices. She holds a Masters in Applied Economics from Cornell University.