Building From Ground Up with Etop Ikpe

10th December, 2021

On Friday, December 10, join us for the very first episode of Building From Ground Up – Season 2. On this episode, Koromone Koroye – Managing Editor at TechCabal will be speaking with the CEO of Autochek Africa, Etop Ikpe.

Etop Ikpe is the CEO of Autochek Africa, an automotive technology platform designed to facilitate auto financing across Africa. The seasoned entrepreneur has been at the forefront of digitizing the auto loan process by leveraging technology, data, knowledge, and experience.

He previously served as the CEO at, an innovative technology platform. Under his leadership, the company expanded into two other African companies (Ghana & Kenya). Before then, he was the CEO at, Nigeria’s largest discount store.

Etop also served as Commercial Director at, one of Nigeria’s largest eCommerce platforms.

The Building From Ground Up series was created by the UK-Nigeria Tech Hub to be a platform where founders across the Nigerian and UK tech ecosystems come to share their stories of building and scaling. We aim to provide guidance and lessons that aspiring founders can be motivated by, draw from and build on.