Founder and CEO, MVX

Tonye Membere-Otaji is the founder and CEO of MVX, a startup that’s changing the freight forwarding and trade finance space with the help of technology. Before MVX, he led the Strategy and Commercial divisions of Elshcon, a maritime logistics and engineering company. Prior to that, Tonye was Co-founder & Creative Director of Membere and Longe, a design and technology agency.

His passion for the blue economy and the role it plays in economic development is the inspiration behind MVX. At MVX, the goal is to drive the seamless movement of maritime trade logistics on the African continent.

Tonye enjoys DJing and unsurprisingly is the founder of KrosFade, a curated DJ mix booking platform.