Settled in the UK for a more than a decade, Francky is a former journalist and media personality in DRC, Italy and United Kingdom. His journalistic experience comprise in being a program coordinator at The Roman Catholic Radio of Kinshasa, editor of The Champion Magazine in the UK and a presenter at the Vatican Radio.
Francky has BA(Hons) in applied Sociology from the University of Wolverhampton , a Higher Education Diploma in Business Management from The London School of Business/ Birmingham Campus, a German Language Diploma from the Inlingua Akademie of Augsburg/ Germany and a University degree in media studies from The “ Institut Facultaire des Sciences de l’Information et de la communication of Kinshasa / DRC.
Trained in Development Science and Technology, Francky has worked as consultant to the treasury for the Coventry New Community Forum 2005.
Very active within the patriotic movement in the Congolese diaspora in Europe, having developed a wide network in current Congolese political governmental leadership.
Francky created Elikya Limited, with the firm commitment in playing an active role in assisting his beloved country the DRC regarding its economic development and contributing to the alleviation of Poverty and replacing it with Hope and Wellbeing for his fellow citizens of the Democratic Republic Congo .
Steven J Bennett
Steven a UK National, former Managing Director of a Medical Distribution company in Zimbabwe ( ABOS ) with extensive business experience from within the ECCAS ,ECOWAS , SADC Regions adds balance, diversity, entrepreneurship, to Elikya Management Board.
Has worked directly with former and current African Ambassadors and Ministerial departments, in-particular with Interstate Army Medical Directorates and Pioneered in the late 90’s Safe & Clean Drinking water at the point of consumption for and on behalf IFRC Water & Sanitation, Ministry of Health Departments, in Emergency & Disaster especially during the aftermath of the Tropical Cyclone Eline disaster in Mozambique.
L'abbé Oswald Bagaza
ASODEV Director General
L'abbé Oswald Bagaza, is the Director General to a very successful DRC NGO, called ASODEV.
Disease Prevention, Disease Outbreak, Intervention & Control.
Community based projects for Community Economic Empowerment
Francois B Kayembe
Mining Investment and Commodity Trading
Francois a former DRC Diplomat to the United Kingdom, brings a wealth of experience from within the DRC Mining & Exploration Sector, Francois was part of a hugely successful team who facilitated South Korean Investment in the DRC's Cobalt and Copper Market
Étienne Tshisekedi Mukendi
Legal Adviser Political & International Affairs
Étienne Tshisekedi Mukendi, Elikya Legal Adviser has a Degree in Human Resource Management & Law, having studied at the University of Kinshasa.
Étienne brings “unrivalled” access to the Political corridors of the Democratic Republic Congo.
International Governments and Large International Corporations can be exposed in making balanced decisions regarding the DRC, requiring access for the expression of their intent, at the highest level to determine political accord, interest, or the expression of informal or formal ideas.
Elikya, aids International Governments and their foreign office departments in designing effective, inclusive and sustainable policies, via the provision of advice, strategy, assessment building in the field of foreign policy and development cooperation at the highest level within the DRC.