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Efosa Bio

Efosa is currently a senior research fellow at the Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation, where he leads the Global Prosperity group. He works alongside Harvard Business School Professor and architect of Disruptive Innovation, Clay Christensen in figuring out the best ways to help entrepreneurs and innovators create inclusive economic prosperity, through innovation.

Efosa is a highly sought after international speaker and  innovation consultant. He has spoken at some of the world's most renowned conferences including TED, Aspen Ideas Festival, and OECD conferences. 

In addition to his speaking and consulting work, Efosa is a prolific author and has been published in the Harvard Business Review, Stanford Social Innovation Review, the Guardian, the Boston Globe, and several other media outlets. 

He graduated from Vanderbilt University with a degree in computer engineering and received an MBA from the Harvard Business School.



 My most recent book, published alongside Professor Clayton Christensen and Karen Dillon is titled The Prosperity Paradox: How innovation can lift nations out of poverty



My research on innovation and global prosperity can be accessed through a variety of platforms, including a TEDx Talk I gave in Gaborone in 2017. 



My work has been published by the Harvard Business Review, Guardian, Quartz, the World Bank, and I regularly speak on the topic of innovation and economic development.