Olatowun Candide-Johnson is the Founder of GAIA, a members-only business & social club for women whose goal is to encourage women in business to connect more deeply, gain each other’s trust and do more business together. She is a seasoned oil & gas professional, lawyer, and regulatory specialist who has
Dr. Anita Kemi DaSilva is a specialist Obstetrician and Gynecologist. She is a Public Health physician and an academician who is currently undergoing a Ph.D. in Gender-based Violence, Public Health & Policy at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in the United Kingdom. She is also the Founder
Ijeoma Ogbechie is the Director of Delivery Management at Bank of America Merrill Lynch with a depth of experience in financial technology sales, large strategic account management, relationship management, and large program management. She is also the founder of Avivere, an online edit of contemporary and luxury women's fashion from
Ayotola Jagun is the Chief Compliance Officer and Company Secretary of Oil and Gas Company, Oando Plc. She has a rich and diverse experience as a lawyer managing complex cross-border corporate transactions, risk, compliance, and corporate governance matters and is currently a Barrister of the Supreme Court of Nigeria, a
Dr. Jumoke Oduwole is an academic, government advisor, and advocate. She is the Special Adviser to the President of Nigeria on Ease of Doing Business. Until her appointment to this role in August 2019, Dr. Oduwole was the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Industry, Trade & Investment in
Abubakar Suleiman is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Sterling Bank Plc. His career spans several decades with leading positions in the fields of Financial Advisory, Treasury, Wealth and Liability Management, Risk Management as well as Economics and Planning. He holds a B.Sc. in Economics from the University
Liz Agbor-Tabi is the Vice President, Global Policy at Global Citizen. She has over 18 years of experience in healthcare, public health/policy, international development, and urban resilience experience across the United States, Africa, Latin America, and Asia. She is passionate about social impact, global health, international development, and philanthropy.
Masai Ujiri is the President of the Toronto Raptors. He is the first and only African-born President and General Manager of a professional sports franchise in North America. In 2019, he led the Toronto Raptors to their first-ever NBA Championship and the first NBA Championship won by a team outside