Afua Osei


Afua Osei is a media entrepreneur, investor and Co-Founder of She Leads Africa, a leading media brand for millennial African women that reaches more than 600,000 women across 100+ countries.

She is an expert in creating digital content and live experiences that impact and connect with a new generation of smart, ambitious African women. Afua built a global career career previously serving as a Fulbright Scholar in Malaysia, working in the Office of First Lady Michelle Obama in the White House, and working on more than 6 different political campaigns as a communications consultant.

She moved to Nigeria in 2013 to serve as a strategy consultant at McKinsey & Company, advising large corporations and multinationals across Africa. Afua completed a Master of Business Administration and Master of Public Policy at the University of Chicago, studied international management at the London School of Economics, and graduated cum laude from Allegheny College.