Mazi Alison Ukonu is an Engineer, Environmentalist, Circular Economist & Entrepreneur with interest in solutions that tackle social problems. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Materials & Metallurgical Engineering. He has over 10years experience in Procurement and Logistics Management in the Oil & Gas industry. He earned an Executive Certificate in Technology, Operations and Value Chain Management from the MIT Sloan School of Management and has attended numerous MBA courses in Supply-Chain and Project Management. As a materials expert, he privately sought to build a viable model for waste recycling cum social enterprise that will suit the Nigerian ethos and the result is RecyclePoints.
Why are you optimistic about the future of work?
I am optimistic that new jobs will appear, creating opportunity for workers and job-seekers in emerging markets and developing countries.