What will change Africa? | Herman Chinery-Hesse

The founder of software firm theSOFTtribe, Herman Chinery-Hesse shares his vision of a technologically fluent Africa. In this provocative talk, he confronts some of the major issues of underdevelopment and discusses what forces may drive true change in Africa. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Herman Chinery-Hesse ....

Powering the African marketplace: Herman Chinery-Hesse at TEDxEuston

Herman Chinery-Hesse is a software engineer by profession, although his early training was Industrial / Manufacturing technology. Twenty years ago, he co-founded the SOFTtribe Limited, which became the leading software house in Ghana and possibly West Africa. Herman's current venture Black Star line (BSL), seeks to financially empower rural Africans via e-commerce via their webmall...