Akin Naphtal, born in Ghana, is the Chief Executive Officer of Instinct Wave Group and the Group Publisher of Mobile World and Marketing World Magazines.
Prior to this, Naphtal worked as Senior Business Manager at Vodafone UK responsible for new business acquisitions and driving the consumer prepaid/post-paid calendar.
Naphtal previously worked with GlaxoSmithKline with various roles attached to his name.
Naphtal has a track record spanning 14 years of delivering complex IT and Telecoms projects, Publishing and Brand Management.
Under his stewardship, Instinct Group has developed into one of the emerging markets leading marketing, technology publishing companies.
Instinct Group events include the Africa Brand Conference, mHealth Africa Summit, Africa Women Summit, Nigeria Brand Expo, Women in Marketing & Communications and MW Awards.