Papa Y Njie
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Founder and CEO of UNIQUE SOLUTIONS, Papa Yusupha Njie, is a 35 year old Electronic Engineering and Management graduate of Middlesex University, UK. He is a trained electronic and computer engineer. He has passionately driven the strategic agenda of Unique Solutions over the past 11 years, together with his dedicated management, young and dynamic staff taking Unique Solutions from humble beginnings to its current status as one of the leading ICT service and solutions providers in the Gambia. Mr. Njie served as the 1st Vice-Chairman of the Sub-Regional ICT employers’ organization in West Africa and 1st President of the Information Technology Association of the Gambia. He is the Interim Chairperson of the Internet Services Providers Association of the Gambia (ISPAG). He is the current Chairman, Board of Directors of the National Training Authority of theGambia, Board Member of the American Chamber of Commerce, Gambia Chapter. Mr. Njie was awarded the Gambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Young Entrepreneur of the year 2006 and nominated for same award in 2008 and also nominated for the Gambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Business Man of the year 2008. He was nominated for the 2009 Entrepreneur of the Year and Unique Solutions were awarded the GCCI SME of the Year 2009. In May 2010 Mr. Njie flew toWashingtonDC on the invitation of President Obama where he attended the Presidential Summit on Entrepreneurship, meeting President Obama in person and many other world leaders. His entrepreneurial spirit was acknowledged by theUS Secretary of State, Hilary Rodham Clinton in her speech at the summit.