Rimini Haraya Makama has been appointed by Microsoft Nigeria as it’s Corporate Affairs Director.
Prior to her appointment, Makama was the Communications Director, Africa Practice, where she effectively introduced some of the largest international institutions in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) into the Nigerian market.
Before joining Africa Practice, Makama worked as the Principal Legal Assistant at the International Criminal Police Organization – ICPO – INTERPOL in Lyon, France.
Makama is also Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria as she holds an LLB from the University of Jos, Nigeria, an LLM in International Law & World Order from the University of Reading, UK and CIM Diploma from the London School of Marketing.
She was recognized by Forbes as one of the 20 Youngest Power Women under 40 in Africa in 2014.