Samuel Edet is the founder of Colloq Initiative and a joint doctoral student at IMT, Italy and KU Leuven, Belgium. His research interest spans, economics of innovation and strategy, network science and neural networks. He is a 2017 Nominee of the Thomson Reuters Excellence Award for student research in data science.

Professionally, he worked with Siemens as a business developer. He has a diploma in finance and investment from London Institute of Management and a business management certification from European School for Management and Technology (ESMT) business school.

He is keen on developing Africa’s leadership, academic and business spaces.