A black woman. At the very top of the most powerful law firm in Manhattan.
Anyone who knows me knows how often I bring up the future of the African continent. My interests lie in emerging markets; I track the rate of economic growth, I seek start-up and investment opportunities, I keep a watchful eye on the stability of political regimes.
Like most first-gens, these interests stem from an immigrant upbringing in the petri-dish of south London. A fusion of these cultures is, what I believe to be, an asset. …
London born-and-raised, Ethiopian at heart. Writes about taking initiative, the triumphs & travails of becoming a lawyer and anything-in-between.