Gloria Okorie Incubation Lead


Gloria has a calm and easy going personality that enables her to succeed in her role as Programs Lead. She is primarily responsible for providing support and continued strategic guidance to entrepreneurs across ideation, incubation, acceleration, investment and scale-up stage.


Gloria holds a BSc. in Microbiology from Abia State University. She also holds a certification in CSR and Sustainability from the Thunderbird School of Global Management. During her free time, she enjoys playing the drums, learning new rhythms and beats and doing voice overs.

Work Experience

Working in the banking industry for 7 years at Guaranty Trust Bank, Gloria provided innovative solutions and support as a Branch Operations Manager and Customer Experience Team Lead. Her knowledge and expertise has led her to work on several  projects running ideathons and education employment initiatives with the Global Shapers Community (an initiative of the World Economic Forum).


  • Enneagram : Type 2 (The Helper) and 3 (The Achiever)
  • Favorite Thinking Hat : Green, Blue and Red
  • MBTI Type : The Advocate