Emeka Oguh

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, PeopleJoy

Emeka Oguh brings over 13 years of experience in product management, entrepreneurship, and finance, with a focus on financial technology. He is currently developing solutions to the student debt and savings crises as Founder and CEO of PeopleJoy, in addition to serving on the Board of Trustees for the quantitative Alpha Architect ETF funds and as a Partner at Parameter Ventures.

Previously, Emeka was Founder and CEO of mobile app publisher Apptempo (acquired), and Director of Product Management at real-time information discovery platform Dataminr, where he led development of the finance product suite. He began his career at Merrill Lynch, where he optimized trading data flows, deployed leading cloud and virtualization technologies, and enhanced portfolio management systems in multiple technical and financial roles.

Emeka holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical & Computer Engineering from Rutgers University and a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.