Maja is interested in the potential of entrepreneurship and technology to contribute to economic, environmental and social sustainability. She has spent over 12 years connecting these fields, including as product manager in a web-based technology startup, lead Internet policy researcher at, counselor for Canada for the World Bank Group and mobile innovation specialist at Her thesis is about technology innovation ecosystems in emerging markets. She is grateful for the generous support of her studies by the Oxford University Press Clarendon Fund.

Research interests

accountability, transparency, Internet governance, mobile emerging markets, developing countries, Africa, sustainable development, smart grids

Positions held at the OII

  • DPhil Alumna, December 2015 –
  • DPhil student, September 2009 – December 2015

Supervisors at the OII