Ekene is a dual master’s student in Technology and Policy and Electrical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He earned a bachelor’s degree in Electronic Engineering from the University of Nigeria. Since earning his first degree, he has worked as a Network Management Center support engineer at MTN Nigeria Communications - Nigeria’s largest mobile services provider and then as a business analyst at Nigerian technology startup – Seamfix where he was involved in the planning and execution of projects around Nigeria as well as in product development. He was an MIT Energy Fellow for 2012 - 2013 and currently works at the MIT Energy Iniative.
Research Assistant: MIT Energy Initiative (Massachusetts, USA) Business Analyst/Solutions Consultant, Seamfix (Lagos, Nigeria) NMC Engineer: Network Management Centre, MTN Communications (Lagos, Nigeria) Information Technology Support (Internship): Oando Plc (Lagos, Nigeria)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge MA - Master of Science in Technology and Policy - Master of Science in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
University of Nigeria Nsukka, Enugu Nigeria - Bachelors of Engineering in Electronic Engineering