Harinjaka Andriankoto Ratozamanana is a pioneer in web and new media in Madagascar. He is co-founder and CEO of “Habaka - Madagascar Innovation Hub”, a nonprofit organisation which leads Madagascar’s youth in technology and entrepreneurship. Habaka is a technology innovation space that brings together academics, private sector and investors around the tech community based in Madagascar. Habaka's vision emphasizes the use of technology and entrepreneurship skills in solving issues of concern to all in Madagascar and its continent, including the most marginalized and impoverished. Habaka is member of AfriLabs, a pan-African network of technology innovation hubs.
Andriankoto is an international consultant who understands how technology can be applied to the purposes of the development of his continent. This year Andriankoto was recognized as an outstanding young world leader who demonstrated achievement and potential, especially in improving the lives of young people in his local communities. He was listed among the “Choiseul 100 Africa. Economic Leaders for tomorrow” (France).
You can find him on Twitter at @harinjaka