Francesca Uriri

Francesca Uriri

Biography

Francesca Uriri runs Leading Ladies Africa; a women empowerment non-profit that celebrates the lives of African women, and promotes leadership, diversity and gender inclusion. She is also the Head of Communications for West Africa at Uber; supporting Uber’s key communications initiatives in major cities such as Lagos, Abuja, Accra and Kumasi.

As a writer, she has published non-fiction and fiction pieces on local and international media platforms; and is currently working on a collection of short stories.

Francesca sits on the board of The Future Project, organisers of the Future Awards Africa; loves to travel, meet people, and eat – in that particular order.