Edith Brou Bleu
Edith Brou Bleu, the Ivorian entrepreneur, influencer, TV panelist, and radio host, who has left an indelible mark on the technological sphere of Côte d’Ivoire.
Born in Abidjan, she is considered one of the most influential figures in the technological sphere of Côte d’Ivoire. Edith co-founded the first Ivorian women’s webzine, “Ayanawebzine,” and played a pivotal role in establishing “Kessiya,” a continuous news media outlet in Côte d’Ivoire. Her contributions have transformed the digital landscape and empowered and amplified women’s voices in the tech and media industries.
Edith is also a passionate advocate for the use of technology to promote education and social development in Africa. Her tireless efforts have inspired countless individuals to harness the potential of digital tools for positive change. In recognition of her remarkable achievements and influence, Edith was named one of the “100 Most Influential Women in Africa” by The Africa Report in 2022. This accolade solidifies her status as a role model for many African young people and an inspiration to women entrepreneurs and digital activists worldwide.