Acha Leke is the Chairman of McKinsey Africa and a Senior Partner at McKinsey & Company. He established Mckinsey’s Nigeria office in 2010 and has been at the forefront of McKinsey's expansion across Africa, working in more than twenty countries. He is also the co-founder of the African Leadership Group,
Dr. Christian Busch is the author of The Serendipity Mindset: the Art and Science of Creating Good Luck, a book that examines how serendipity is a skill, resulting from a mindset that allows people to see and act on opportunities in seemingly unrelated facts or events. He is an internationally renowned expert in
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
Back Mo Abudu, Founder and CEO, EbonyLife Media is an entrepreneur, TV producer, talk show hostess, media personality, and philanthropist. She is often described as “Africa’s most successful woman in entertainment”. She is passionate about telling the Nigerian story through the lens, which has led her to deliver world-class