Victor Asemota is a retired Edo farmer who stumbled into tech. He's a mentor for Google Launchpad Accelerator and founder of Keita Capital an investor in emerging market startups. He founded SwiftaCorp over 20 years ago, a pioneering African software and technology services group. Swifta is a Google for Education and Business partner in Africa.
The opinions in this commentary are solely his.
Accra, Ghana (CNN)"Google is just a giant scientific research company that happens to make money," this was my first impression when I visited their offices in Mountain View for the first time.