Itang is a Manager in Fragomen’s Paris office, where she provides business immigration advisory services with a focus on work permits to small and large companies. She is responsible for the overall management of client relationships across several industries, including information technology, manufacturing, power, oil & gas and finance. Itang has nine years of immigration experience and has advised extensively on French and Sub-Saharan African immigration.

Prior to joining Fragomen, Itang worked as a visa officer for the French consulate in Lagos, Nigeria.

Itang speaks English and French.

Education


University of Pretoria | M.A., 2015
University of Pretoria | B.A. (Hons.), 2011
University of Calabar | B.A. (Hons.), 2006
Centre Béninois des Langues Etrangères, Cotonou | Diplôme Universitaire d’Études Français, 2006

Awards

Fragomen’s Long Service Award, 2017

Professional Accomplishments / Memberships

Memberships

Member, Golden Key International Honour Society

Member, Institute of Business Advisers, South Africa

Past-Member, South African Translators’ Institute

Publications and Lectures

Author, “Engaging the Services of an Experienced Immigration Professional.“ Fragomen blog, 15 April 2019.

Panelist, “Managing Employment Issues and Immigration in Nigeria: The Myths, Challenges and Solutions.” Fragomen Africa and Jackson Etti & Edu, Lagos, Nigeria, 18 September 2018.

Moderator, Fragomen in Africa Third Party Vendor Conference, Johannesburg, South Africa, 22-23 February 2018.

Author, “Home Away From Home: The Life of an Immigrant in South Africa.” Fragomen blog, 1 May 2017.

Author, “Living in Nigeria: What to Expect.” Fragomen blog, 14 February 2017.

Speaker, Fragomen Africa Business Breakfast, Johannesburg Chamber of Commerce & Industry (JCCI), Johannesburg, South Africa, 2016.

Author, “Feminism and Translation: A Case Study Of Two Translations Of Mariama Bâ: Une Si Longue Lettre (So Long A Letter) And Un Chant Écarlate (Scarlet Song).” University of Pretoria, March 2015.