Seember Nyager

Policy and Risk Assessment Manager, Google

Seember Nyager is a Policy and Risk Assessment Manager at Google’s Trust and Safety Team. As the former CEO of the Public and Private Development Centre in Nigeria, she successfully advocated for the adoption of open contracting standards by the Nigerian government, using a platform called Budeshi to demonstrate the utility of contracting data enabled by new technologies. Seember worked with many organisations in Sub-Saharan Africa, with her areas of expertise lying in the intersections of media, law and technology. She is particularly interested in exploring the role (if any) of the private sector in making access to public information a global norm.