Tonjé Bakang

Founder, Afrostream


Tonjé Bakang is the Founder of Afrostream, the “Netflix for African, African-American and Caribbean content” a streaming site serving the European and African markets. Afrostream was previously incubated by Silicon Valley’s prestigious Y Combinator. Tonje Bakang is also Director at The Family, startup incubator in Europe (Paris, London and Berlin) and mentor at the Y Combinator Startup School where he advises and supports over 200 entrepreneurs.

After being the first seasonal head of entrepreneurship at the African Leadership University Tonjé became the Chief Brand Officer for the Anzisha Prize an initiative form the African Leadership Academy and the Mastercard Foundation that seeks to fundamentally and significantly increase the number of job generative entrepreneurs in Africa.