Deborah Okenla

Founder and CEO, YSYS

Deborah Okenla is the Founder and CEO of YSYS (Your Startup, Your Story), a diverse startup community for founders, developers, creatives, and investors on a mission to make a difference. They design and deliver entrepreneurial and employment programmes for diverse talent. 

Deborah founded YSYS to be the change she wanted to see in the tech ecosystem. She's a passionate advocate for black women in entrepreneurship and has been recognised by the Mayor of London for her advocacy through her campaign #WhereAreTheFaces, spotlighting black women in STEM and venture capital.


Seminar : Entrepreneurship

Daring to Succeed: An Entrepreneurial Journey

Feat. Deborah Okenla, Darren Tenkorang, Sharmadean Reid, Richard Serunjogi