Chike Farrell
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Chike Farrell

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Chike Farrell is the CEO and Co-Founder of Caribbean Ideas Limited, a company dedicated to helping regional businesses harness the power of web, mobile and digital technology to more effectively reach, engage and transact with their customers.

He is supremely passionate about entrepreneurship, innovation and the development of the Caribbean, and believes that forward-thinking Caribbean leaders and businesses that take advantage of technology and today’s flat world can make an ever greater impact on the world stage.

He has global-level digital industry experience, after six and a half years in Microsoft’s online and online advertising division. In that time his achievements included:

  • Leading the global launch on the Microsoft network of Windows Live Search
  • Driving the acquisition of over 20,000 small & medium sized advertisers for the adCenter search advertising business
  • Delivering over US$100MM in revenue for targeted digital ad products that he managed within Microsoft’s Advertising Network
  • Being selected to the Microsoft High Potential employees program

Chike also holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management with a concentration in High Tech Marketing, and a summa cum laude (first-class honours) undergraduate degree from the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Business.