Patrick E. Nwakogo

An economist cum work psychologist, Patrick doubles as the Country Managing Partner and Training Director of Dale Carnegie Nigeria. As CEO, he provides strategic direction for the company, and as the Training Director, he is directly responsible for the development of Dale Carnegie Trainers in Nigeria. Patrick started his career in financial services but moved

Udo Okonjo

Udo Maryanne Okonjo (Mrs.) Chief Igniter/CEO & Visionary PassionPreneur. As best graduating female student in her year at the Nigerian Law School, Maryanne was awarded the prestigious British Chevening Scholarship to study at the University of London, Kings College School of Law, where she graduated with a Masters degree in Law (LLM) specializing in Corporate

Oke Maduewesi

CEO, Zaron Group Oke Maduewesi, CEO of Zaron group of companies, comprising Zaron International Limited, Zaron Cosmetics Limited and Zaron Hair Limited, was educated at the University of Leeds, United Kingdom where she obtained a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) and Edo State University, Ekpoma where she studied Economics. She started her working Career at

Winifred Mena Ajakpovi

Head, Business Partnering, Heineken “Several times when I’ve been asked to describe myself, the key phrases that resonate with me are: Execution excellence, a Driver for results, a change agent and one with a distinct sense of integrity / commitment. These simple attributes have been my foundational and guiding principles as I have journeyed through
Hajara is first and foremost a child of God, a writer, a wife and a mother! She is also a lawyer who until very recently, led a team of Solicitors at the law firm of Babalakin & Co., where she regularly advised clients on investments into the Energy and Extractive Sector with particular emphasis on
Mrs. Taiye Aluko is graduate of Law from Obafemi Awolowo University. She has over 16 years post graduate experience in the financial services sector and currently heads the Adetokunbo Ademola branch of Stanbic IBTC Plc. Taiye holds a Masters in Business Administration from the prestigious Lagos Business School. She is a member of EMBA 11,
Ifueko is driven by the desire to make a difference in the life of others and is deeply moved by the plight of the defenceless, especially children. She studies Law at the University of Benin, Edo State (1990). Called to the Nigerian Bar in 1991, she later obtained an MBA from the American University, Washington
Binta moonlights as a Banker and Trust Services provider, but is actually just a child of GOD whose over- riding ambition is to make Heaven and take as many as she can with her! A mother of two boys and devoted wife, she is a highly desired public speaker in her sphere of influence who
Winifred is seasoned HR practitioner with over 16 years work experience in all areas of strategic Human Resource Management spanning the full employment lifecycle (Selection, retention, development, exit). A Lawyer by training, Winifred has an LLM from the University of Lagos and an Msc from Cranfield university, UK. Winifred is a joyful mother of 3
Sophia Mbakwe is a leading expert on sustainable community development, having worked as Head government and Publics Affairs for Statoil Nigeria Limited for 17 years; a lawyer by profession, Sophia headed the Human Resources, Commercial/Legal and Community relations departments at different times during her engagement at Statoil. She was head of Corporate Social responsibility, when