Digital native Mich Atagana is head of communications and public affairs at Google SA.
Previously the Editor of Burn Media, a multimedia digital publishing house where she ran Memeburn and Ventureburn, Mich has travelled extensively through Africa learning about tech and startups on the continent.
She has a Masters in New Media and Journalism and is completing a PhD on social media usage to aid extremist movements.
She has spoken at Netprophet, the UN Social Good Summit (2014 and 2015), MEF San Francisco 2013 (and was a Meffy’s judge that year).
She was a GSMA Global Mobile Awards judge for 4 years in a row to 2017. She wrote a column for CNN for a couple of years and has interviewed a range of senior tech people from around the world.
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