Esther Onyekachi Ogbu
Esther is a geospatial enthusiast who is eager to help non-geospatial persons be more aware and use geospatial technology in their day-to-day lives.
Before starting Geoluminous Co. Ltd, Esther worked for about 7 years within the GIS and the Creative industry with multinational brands like Google Nigeria, JC Decaux and British Council; and has promoted geospatial solutions for National & State Government agencies in West Africa.
Currently, she works as a Project Manager in Esri UK to deliver geospatial projects for clients focused in the Energy, Gas and TelCo sector. She has also served as the Deputy Director (Strategy/Business Partnerships) at Sambus Geospatial Limited where she led business transformation strategies and managed partnership alliances.
Esther loves travelling, playing board games, and watching television series. She lives with her husband in England, volunteers on the leadership team of African Women in GIS and Women+ in Geospatial.