Konye Ori is a communication professor, author, and consultant. He is a political analyst, civic leader, and licensed conflict mediator and negotiator. Konye has worked extensively with governmental and non-governmental organizations in Europe and America, including the United Nations. Ori has appeared on the BBC and Voice of America as a guest analyst, and he is a columnist/contributor for the Africa Report. Konye's areas of academic interest and expertise range from strategic communication in politics and society to business and brands.