Ebi Atawodi is the power woman behind the wild growth of Uber Nigeria.A friend once called her “freakishly smart”
Before Uber Nigeria- Ebi had a very brief stint with Afrocab where she was the Chief Marketing Officer. She then jetted off to join the more prestigious cab hailing service- Uber
Before Afrocab, there was Etisalat. At Etisalat she was the head of the Corporate CommunicationsDuring her time there , she pioneered many smart ideas that are still the pillar of the telco’s marketing.One of the many is the well-loved Etisalat Prize for Literature
Ebi Atawodi’s first full time job was with technology startup Connect2Car. She has served as graphics designer, webmaster and brand manager. Interestingly multi-talentes
How did a woman climb so high up the ladder?
In a Leading Ladies Interview, she insists
I have never been one to think of myself in the professional context as a woman first and a professional second. So my advice is the same to anyone, good work leaves a legacy, great work creates a legacy before you.
She does good work!
Not only does she do good work, she is also stylish and artsy.
She wrote a book titled ‘Nigerians Behind the Lens’.
In the same leading ladies Interview, she tells us the three women she admires-
“My mother Winifred Atawodi. Bjork – I absolutely love her unapologetic creativity and Margaret Thatcher – a formidable leader”
Photo Credit:Instagram; Ebi Atawodi