Our management and advisory team is comprised of experienced leaders from both public and private companies who dedicate their time and expertise (pro bono) to make our events and projects possible. Our leaders strongly believe in the power of ordinary individuals to make extraordinary impact.
Amani Momodu, Chairman UKF Board of Trustees
Amani is a seasoned marketing and communications executive in one of the World’s leading advisory firms in Nigeria. He holds an HND from Yaba College of Technology (1994), an MBA from Ambrose Alli University (2000), and he is a Member of the Nigerian Institute of Management.
AdesuwaLadoja, Vice Chairperson UKF Board of Trustees
Adesuwa has a Bachelor of Laws degree from Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria (1992) and a Master of Laws degree from Kings College, University of London, U.K (1997), and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1993. She is a Chartered Secretary as well as a Notary Public of the Supreme Court of Nigeria. She is a member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, United Kingdom and the International Bar Association. She is currently a legal adviser for a high profile company in Lagos Nigeria.
Tope Fajingbesi-Balogun, Coordinating Trustee
Tope received a Bachelors degree in Accounting from the University of Lagos (1998) and a Master of Business Administration degree from Emory University, Atlanta (2003). She also attended Said Business School (Oxford University) and the Salzburg Global Seminar. Tope is an Associate Chartered Accountant (ACA) in Nigeria and a U.S. Certified Public Accountant (CPA.) She currently runs House of Ganiyah, an organization that produces inspirational programs and publications.
Ngozi Adebiyi, Trustee
Ngozi received a Bachelors degree in Estate Management from the University of Lagos (1998) and a Masters degree in Business Administration from Mercer University, Atlanta (2002). Ngozi has a Global Professional in Human Resources (GPHR) certification from the Society of Human Resources Management, USA. She is currently a Management Consultant.
Tolulope Jaiyeola, UK Director
Tolulope received a Bachelors degree in Management and Accounting from Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria (2002). Tolu is a member (ACA) of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria. She currently works as an accountant/auditor in the UK.
Sheriff Oyekanmi, Information Technology Director
Sheriff studied Chemistry at Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria (2000) and a Masters Degree in IT & Management from Sheffield Hallam University. He has been in the IT profession for over 10 years and currently works as a Lead Technical Analyst (DBA and Web) for one of the top 100 FTSE companies in the UK. Sheriff is a certified Oracle Professional and a member of the British Computer Society.