Mmekidmfonabasi Umanah

CEO and Founder

Mmekidmfon Umanah is the Founder of WaterEase. He is a Contributing Editor of the Wikipedia Sanitation Team and a Member of the Sustainable Sanitation Alliance, Germany.

He holds a B.Sc in Geoinformatics from University of Nigeria and a certificate in Social Enterprise from Middlesex University Business School, U.K. He is a Fellow of many reputable programs including the US government's Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI), LEAP Africa Social Innovators Program & OSIEA Young Leaders Forum. He is also a Global Shaper with the World Economic Forum. His work has been featured by major media brands around Nigeria and Africa including the Guardian, YNaija, Bella Naija, Premium times, Phenomenal African Women Magazine etc. and was showcased at the 2017 Global South South Expo in Turkey.

He was named among the top 5 young gladiators in Nigeria's Health Sector in 2017.