The African Network
  TANCon USA 2009 Chair


Marie Ange Eyoum, PhD

Dr. Marie-Ange Eyoum is a product marketing engineer at Intel Corporation. In this role, she is in charge of Atom processor for netbooks activities ranging from engineering & customer marketing interface, sustaining current netbook skus on-and-off roadmap offerings, managing samples schedule / roll-out, OEMs and field communications, ecosystem training on product.

Prior to her current position, Dr. Eyoum was the technical assistant to Intel Chairman Chief of Staff in the Executive Office / World Ahead Program that aims to bring uncompromised technologies to emerging markets. She also worked as a device engineer in state-of-art memory devices and as a technical analyst at Intel Capital developing investment strategies in the areas of Business Intelligence and Search.

Outside of work, Dr. Eyoum is actively involved in the community to promote education, mentorship and technology within various non-profit organizations. She is the board of WIN (Women at Intel Network) as the outreach coordinator. She has worked closely with Sally Ride/NASA, Techbridge and Girls for Change organizations in different outreach events, mentorship, training and coaching activities to encourage minorities and women to excel in science and engineering related fields. Dr. Eyoum recently joined the advisory board of Akili Dada, to help promote girls' education in Kenya through scholarships and mentorship.

With rep organization, which goal is to repurposing business to transform societies, Dr. Eyoum has been providing training and consultancy services to start-up companies in developing nations to help repurpose their business to address major societal issues such as poverty, illiteracy, unemployment, social justice. In Spring 2007, she travelled to Chennai-India with rep to consult with Infodrach Inc., a company that provides hardware services to large corporations within Chennai and its vicinities and was able to provide new strategies, actions items and KPI (Key Performance Indicators) to her client (the founder/CEO of Infodrach) to help him expand his business, thus create new jobs to many unemployed Chennai residents. She is very involved into training the local teams as they travel with rep, in developing scorecarding matrix for their clients based on 10P model.

With TAN (The African Network), an organization that endeavors to cultivate an ecosystem which empowers African entrepreneurs and showcases Africa's potential as a major emerging market, Dr. Eyoum was the Chair of TanCon08 Finance Committee. In this role, she was involved in managing fund-raising and finance activities or the conference.

Dr. Eyoum holds a Bachelor in Mathematics and a Master & PhD in electrical Engineering from University of California-Berkeley with research expertise on the integration of MEMS (Micro Electro Mechanical Systems) with CMOS electronics. She is fluent in both English and French, and enjoys cooking, outdoor activities such as hiking, climbing, running marathons or swimming, reading, Bible-study, playing guitar, travelling on mission trips, giving back to the community and hanging-out with friends and families. She is also very involved in her church at Abundant Life Christian Fellowship where she holds leadership positions within the Young Adults & Prayer Ministry.

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