Uzoma Dozie
Uzoma Dozie Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Sparkle

Uzoma Dozie is one of Nigeria’s leaders in the financial sector and the last Group Managing Director of Diamond Bank, Nigeria.

He is the founder of ​ Sparkle​ , a mobile-first platform for Nigeria’s retail sector, using technology to power financial inclusion, at scale.

At Diamond Bank, Uzoma was responsible for overseeing the Corporate and Commercial arms of the bank. ​ He ​ holds a BSc in Chemistry [University of Reading], an MSc in Chemical Research [UCL] and an MBA from Imperial College London.

Uzoma runs angel investment and mentorship platform, ​ Black-Knights and also the tech-focussed TV show ​ TechTurks ​ , where he interviews leading entrepreneurs and digital pioneers.