Asanji Burnley is a trained diplomat and holds a bachelor’s degree in natural sciences from the University of Yaounde and a master’s degree in international relations from the International Relations Institute of Cameroon. While studying for his master’s degree, Asanji was introduced to the liberty movement through a Liberty School. Afterwards, he co-founded the Central African Centre for Libertarian Thought and Action and currently serves as its president, responsible for building organizational strategy, fundraising, managing staff and expanding into new areas. Prior to this, Asanji had served in the Cameroon Public and Para Public services for eight years. Asanji has received leadership and strategic planning skills from the Atlas Leadership Academy.