Chinedu Azodoh

  • Position: Co-founder and Chief Growth Officer
  • Organisation: MAX.NG
  • Country: Nigeria

Chinedu Azodoh is co-founder and CGO at MAX, a technology company building the infrastructure for last-mile mobility in Africa. Chinedu has always had a passion to change the African experience. Chinedu attended the Sloan School of Management in Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he graduated with a master’s degree in finance. He also possesses a bachelor's degree in computer engineering and a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology.
Chinedu is a multi-award winner. He is a recipient of the Prestigious Lila Self Leadership Academy Scholarship – a $200,000 academic scholarship given to up to 4 first-year students at the Illinois Institute of Technology for exceptional leadership in the community and the classroom. In 2015, he was invited to the Plug and Play Startup Accelerator but decided to join the Techstars New York Accelerator Program. In 2017, he was admitted into the first XL Africa Program as one of a select 20 innovative companies across Africa leading growth and development. He was also admitted to the Alibaba eFounder Program, organized by Alibaba under the guidance of Jack Ma. In 2018, he was admitted into the Mastercard Startpath program and won the LAComotion Mobility Competition. He is a finalist for the 2019 Forbes Africa 30-under-30 in Business and Technology.