Josiah Kwesi Eyison is the CEO & Co-Founder of iSpace Foundation, an innovation hub based in Accra supporting tech and creative startups and entrepreneurs through technology and business/entrepreneurship training, mentoring and a co-working space.
Before devoting his work full-time to iSpace Foundation, Josiah served as Business Development Director at Learning Without Frontiers, a global platform for disruptive thinkers and practitioners from the education, digital media, technology and entertainment sectors whose clients included Apple, Samsung, Nintendo and the UK Government. In addition to being a positioning consultant and having a varied work experience across sectors ranging from Entertainment to Technology, Josiah has worked with the world’s leading lifestyle concierge services Quintessentially both in London and across Africa.
Currently, Josiah is leading the revolutionary Unlocking Women & Technology (UWAT) initiative aimed at helping young Female Entrepreneurs maximise their potential. The primary aim of UWAT is to harness the use of technology in mobilising women to maximise their potential and to utilise the under-utilised knowledge base of the diaspora community in reaching this goal.
He believes strongly in Africans from the diaspora making a difference by sharing their knowledge to inspire change of generational significance. This initiative is funded by Comic Relief and led by iSpace Foundation (GH).
Current position: Co-founder/CEO, iSpace Foundation