Richie Etwaru

Hu-manity.co / Founder & CEO

Richie Etwaru



Mr. Etwaru has operated in multiple industries and geographies. He invented and launched three product categories. These include reputational identity monitoring in the transportation industry as Chief Information Officer at License Monitor, dynamically generated reports in financial services as Vice President at Barclays, and orchestrated customer engagement in healthcare as Chief Digital Officer of IQVIA.As founder and Chief Executive Officer of Hu-manity.co, Mr. Etwaru is known for pursuing the 31st Human Right “everyone has the right to legal ownership of their inherent human data as property.” He is driven to reshape the world by creating a new data economy that thrives on a renewed data-contract between individuals and institutions.Mr. Etwaru has been featured in NPR, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Financial Times, The Washington Post, Computer World, Forbes, VentureBeat, WIRED, and has appeared on television stations globally. He has delivered three TEDx talks, authored three books, holds international patents, and currently lives in Sparta, New Jersey in the United States of America.