Adefunke Adeyemi is the Regional Director of Advocacy and Strategic Relations in Africa for the International Air Transport Association (IATA). 


She is a lawyer, advocate, and global aviation expert with over 20 years of experience. She holds a Bachelor of Law (LLB) from the University of Lagos and a Master of Law (LL.M.) from the University of Cambridge. She also holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) combined with the Advanced Management Programme in Aviation from the Nanyang Business School.