Chuks Chukwuwen Okoriekwe

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Chuks, a tenacious lawyer thrives on innovation. His major area of interest is in understanding the intersection of Information Technology and Law. He obtained his LL.B from the University of Lagos and was subsequently called to the Nigerian Bar. An avid internet user and a strong believer in the power of law and technology to unlock Africa’s economic potential. Chuks has embarked on various research initiatives in that regard including thought leadership contributions in leading newspapers and journals in Nigeria on Internet of Things, Data Privacy, Data Commoditisation, Digital Assets, Taxation of the Digital Economy amongst others. He is an Associate at LeLaw (Barristers & Solicitors), Research Fellow at African Academic Network on Internet Policy (AANOIP), Carrington and StartingBloc Institute Fellow.