Richardson CIGUENE, born in Jacmel Haïti in February 1988, obtained his bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and his Master’s degree in Database and Programing at L'Ecole Supérieure d’infotronique d’Haïti (ESIH). He completed his second Master’s degree in Management des Organisations de la Net-économie (Organization Management of the Net Economy) at ESIH in collaboration with L'Université Picardie Jules Verne. He is currently doing his PHD at L'Université Picardie Jules Verne (UPJV) in France.
Richardson is working at ESIH as the Coordinator for Extracurricular Activities. He was the developer and organizer of the three hackathons in Haiti and organizer of the first TEDx in Jacmel.
One Year ago, he created Jolisjolis, the Haitian social network which he is the CEO. He is one of the founders of the foundation FONAPEJH (FONdation d’APpui à l’Enfance et à la Jeunesse en Haiti) which he is currently the Manager of Exterior Relations.