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We are a team of analysts, facilitators, and problem-solvers. Collectively, we speak more than 25 languages and bring experience and expertise in more than 80 countries – and in sectors ranging from agriculture to climate change to global health.

Across our diverse and dynamic team, we share a focus on collaboration, inclusive innovation, and the promise of sustainable impact. We bring this perspective to all of our work, as we help changemakers in companies, development agencies, foundations, and leading NGOs find new ways to take on big problems.

Let's talk about what we might solve, together.

Jay Chikobe

Jay Chikobe

Associate on the Design & Innovation Series
About Jay

Jay Chikobe leads Resonance's Design & Innovation practice. At Resonance, he advises private- and public-sector clients on building shared-value partnerships within innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystems, to achieve impact and sustainability goals.

He brings over 11 years of experience in innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem development in emerging markets. He has advised over five hundred startups, social enterprises, incubators, and accelerators on growth strategy and partnerships in sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East & North Africa, Southeast Asia, and Latin America.

An avid entrepreneur and ecosystem developer, he has co-founded three ecosystem development organizations in the U.S. and sub-Saharan Africa. 

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