Stephen Newton

Stephen A. Newton is a digital entrepreneur who has almost 20 years experience leading businesses in the online/digital space, and has held various senior level roles within the industry. Stephen currently serves as the Founder for The Illuminate Africa Group Ltd., a firm assisting businesses in their African expansion goals, and has held various C-level positions across EMEA with titans in the digital space, like, MIH Internet, a division of Naspers, inMobi, Google, DoubleClick;  and Hitwise. 

Additionally Stephen serves as an active senior level board member of numerous digital businesses who focus on the African continent . Stephen has working experience in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas and Asia. 

Stephen holds a Doctorate in Law from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles and a Bachelor of Arts in  Political Science and French  from University of Washington, Seattle.