- Country: Benin
Vèna Arielle Ahouansou is a Beninese atypical medical doctor and the CEO of Kea Medicals. KEA Medicals is a company that improves the health care system. After 2 years of research on the evaluation of hospital information systems in Africa, she has given herself the mission of revolutionizing the, by leveraging digital in the health industry to save more lives. At only 23 , she chose to take the voice of entrepreneurship rather than that of hospitals as her colleagues ; because she says " instead of being able to care for maybe a hundred patients a day being in one hospital, I want to be able to impact billions of patients across the world a day thanks to the Kea application.
Business woman, social activist she is ranked on the Forbes Africa's 2018 30 under 30 list, Techstars accelerator program alumni, GSMA Ecosystem accelerator program and Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Program Fellow. She is a member of several transnational professional networks and one of most promising African women icon.