Faculty

 

Meet Our Amazing Faculty

 
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Oyinkansola Alabi

Principal Coach, Merchants of Romance. Co-Founder Exergy LTD

Oyinkansola Alabi is the Lead Researcher, Intellectual Property Owner and Lead Facilitator of the EMOTIONS CLINIC.

The Mastermind. Futurist. Incredible blend of gift and skill. Public Speaker. Authentic Thought Leader is one of Nigeria’s clearest and sought after Corporate Trainer. She has trained over 4000 executives who desired to achieve a high level of Emotional Intelligence.

She is the Principal Coach of Emotions Clinic, an Emotions Coaching and Consulting Firm. The company works with leaders of various arms of Government and NGO’s as well as Business and Institution leaders at all levels, using original, home-grown research and principle based methodologies.

Oyinkansola works strictly with thinkers, decision makers, influencers as well as the most vulnerable in society. She is shaping Organisations and Industries through Thought Re-engineering. She is also the Co- Visionary of Merchants of Romance and Youth Max Ltd.

Oyinkan has developed over twelve Audio and Video best selling products helping hundred of thousands of individuals across the globe, her products include; Emotions Mastery, What Stories are you Telling Yourself, Writings on Your Wall, The Gospel according to Romance to mention a few.

The Personal Advisor, Coach, and Confidant to many high-net-worth individuals promote EMOTIONAL RESPONSIBILITY as a critical pathway to PURPOSEFULNESS at any level of development. She has trained in 30 States in Nigeria, South Africa, United Kingdom and the United States.

The Seasoned Psychologist, U.K Certified Life Coach and the FIRST U.S Certified Emotional Intelligence Practitioner in NIGERIA from the Prestigious SIX SECONDS Institute USA, also serves as an ordained Pastor under the dynamic leadership of Pastors Taiwo and Nomthi Odukoya.

Websites: www.theyouthmax.com

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Olakunle Soriyan

Principal Tranformation Strategist, Olakunle Soriyan Company

Olakunle Soriyan is one of the world’s greatest resourceful talents. Honoring diverse engagements for close to two decades, Soriyan’s skills, actions, and opinions are admired and trusted as a compelling entity making a real difference by powerful minds everywhere, organizations and even colleagues within and beyond the industry.

He is a mystic – daily and intentionally applying his unusual wisdom and ability to create optimism and freedom, chart way forward, discern new vistas, new frontiers, and next level, display understanding and connection to invisible paths and trajectories of growth within each of us. Olakunle Soriyan is a mind engineer. Now, since there exist no substitute for knowledge and experience in dealing with complexities at any level, the success of your next program or event or the solution to the next challenge or success of your next meeting starts by getting the right resource person for the right organization.

Soriyan has given several talks and has spoken, locally and internationally, at many seminars, functions, and programs, conferences and workshops to various audience groups. A robust thinker, futurist and transformation strategist, Soriyan’s sessions are inspiring, disruptive, fast moving, jargon-free, full of wisdom, informative, enjoyable and entertaining. Soriyan presents a series of great original ideas and strategies with compelling depth and a rare combination of fact, humor, insights and practical concepts. Whether as a speaker, trainer, preacher, coach, counselor, negotiator or mediator, live-in-person engagements are the core of Olakunle Soriyan’s sessions. Yet, Soriyan helps forward-thinking organizations (who for any reason are not able to host him in-person) leverage technology to bring him to their audiences or meetings in new and affordable ways. His team creates and provides usable support for Web events, customer speaker video through email, pre-event video to introduce and promote live speeches, and post-speech video to support meeting and organizational goals.

Website: www.olakunlesoriyan.com

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Sam Obafemi

Founder SOBCA, Behavioural Change Expert, U.K Certified Life Coach

Popularly called ‘Coach Sam’, Samuel Obafemi has carved a niche for himself in the practice of Life Coaching and Emotional & Behavioural Therapy. After gaining massive experience developed via working in several industries: Manufacturing, Oil and Gas, ICT, and Payment Card infrastructure, Coach Sam reinvented his career by developing new competencies in human sciences.

He now practices as a Behavioural Change Advisor with niches in Fear Mastery, Stress Management, Emotional Intelligence, Anger Mastery and Peak Performance Coaching.

He has consulted (and provided training) extensively for corporate organizations (including, but not limited to, Better Life Programme for the African (Rural) Woman, NLNG, Pengassan, MTN Nigeria, USAID/GECHAAN Taraba, NNPC Cooperative Ltd, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), Emerging Platforms Group, Fate Foundation, LEAP Africa, POISE Nigeria Ltd, Ben Idahosa University Benin City, Global Knowledge Group, Vet World Limited, HATLAB Ice Cream Delite Ltd, etc.), individuals and groups on influencing behavioural change through process development or direct personnel interventions & solutions. Principally, Samuel develops content for capacity building, training and development, life coaching and business systems enhancement.

He was also a YouWIN Monitor and Consultant to YouWIN SMEs in the North-Central Region. Having graduated from the prestigious Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, (formerly Federal University of Technology) Bauchi with a B.Tech (Hons) in Computer Science, Samuel proceeded to acquire professional qualifications in Human Systems. He is the FIRST Nigerian Certified Anger Mastery Coach and Therapist from Century Anger Management Institute (USA), and a Certified Peak Performance, Business and Life Coach (NCFE, UK). Sam is a Certified Master NLP Practitioner, an Ericksonian Hypnosis Expert, a Neurological Repatterning Therapist, a Performance Consultant, Results Coach and Results Technologies Advisor.

Samuel is a versatile Teacher, Public Speaker, Writer and Business Advisor. He is the Author of some Books including ‘Fearless Seed’, ‘5 Musings’, ‘Rebellion is a Need’, ‘The Vexed God’, ‘My Valleys’, ‘Vision Clarified!!!’, ‘Where are the Goals I Set?’, ‘SALT LAKE THERAPY: Healing Yourself through Emotional Immunity’, and ‘5 Distinct Steps to Measure Results on Your Efforts’. His Audio CDs titled “4 Pillars of a Strategy”, “Anger Mastery” and “Emotional Intelligence” are in very high demand across Nigerian cities.

Coach samOBAFEMI is the Recipient of the Nigerian Youth Merit Awards in the EXCELLENCE IN LEADERSHIP Category 2013.

Follow Sam on Twitter (@sobafemi);

Facebook (www.facebook.com/samobafemi) or

on his blog (www.samobafemi.com/activate ).

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Jimmy Odukoya

Executive Director FIILM, Youth Influencer

With a vast Business experience in expanding revenues, increasing profit margins, deploying marketing strategy and, competitive profiling and analysis, Jimmy Odukoya is the current Executive Director of FirstCall Institute for Innovation Leadership and Management (FIILM).

With an MBA degree in Business Administration, and a BSC in Business Administration and Public Relations and Advertising from the prestigious Oral Roberts University, Jimmy has applied his core business background across different sectors of industry both nationally and internationally. He brings to FIILM a vast wealth of working experiences and a holistic approach to the business acquired from working in the Oil and Gas Sector, Management Consulting and Brand Marketing industries.

A Leader, excellent communicator, highly intelligent and creative individual, Jimmy has earned numerous academic and leadership awards celebrating his accomplishments. He loves music, poetry, art, dance, theater, books and helping people.

Website: www.fiilm.org

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Shobo Seun

Founder, THE BRAND MASTER

A multi-gifted individual. His name is Oluwaseun Shobo. He plays out his life assignments as a passionate Brand Consultant, Voice over talent, Media Strategist, Pastor, Vocalist, and Compère.

Shobo – The BrandMASTER as he is fondly called, is currently one of Nigeria’s leading brains in the sphere of branding. He is the founder and creative director of Idée universal projects Ltd (An organization dedicated to the execution of creative brand projects).

He studied Botany at the University of Lagos. Subsequently, he went on to graduate as an outstanding student from Daystar Leadership Academy, Africa’s foremost school of brand advertising – Orange Academy and the prestigious School of Media and Communication, Pan Atlantic University (owners of Lagos Business School).

His wealth of experience in the Marketing Communication industry has earned him numerous accolades from the media and awards from different higher institutions across Nigeria as an exceptional role model. He is a very creative and daring individual who has birthed numerous start-up brands that are leading presently.

Shobo has also consulted for various multinational brands. He is the founder of Nigeria’s pioneer learning hub for voice over talents – The Voice Over Academy. He has created an unusual niche which is fast taking Nigerian voice over talents to the global scene.

He owes all accolades solely to God and serves under the leadership of Pastor Taiwo Odukoya as a leader at The Fountain of Life Church.

Website: www.iamthebrandmaster.com

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Taiwo Akinlami

Leading CHILD PROTECTION Expert

Taiwo ‘ODINAKACHUKWU’ Akinlami, a public interest Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria, has close to two decades worked with growing businesses and Organized Social Works Society (Non-Governmental Organizations, Faith Based Organization, Community Based Organization and related bodies) as a legal consultant, adviser, and trainer.

He has done extensive work and research in the area of law and entrepreneurship and some of his unique and practical findings were published in his weekly columns with Businessday and Daily Independent newspapers, which ran for over four (4) years. He pioneered LAWpreneurship™, a project aimed at empowering entrepreneurs in the area of law, helping them to deal effectively and professionally with the legal issues in their business processes and of day-to-day major and minor management decisions. Akinlami trains with unusual insight on negotiation, conflict management/resolution, rules of compliance with regulatory bodies and industry standards as a business, responsibilities of effective for-profit and not-for-profit boards and related subjects.

Akinlami served on the editorial board of the Nigerian Weekly Law Reports, the oldest Law Reports in Nigeria as an Assistant Editor (2001 and 2004), under the editorial leadership of the late Chief Gani Fawehinmi, Senior Advocate of Nigeria and was a contributor and member of the editorial board of Justice Now, a publication of Ministry of Justice, Lagos State (2003-2007). Between 2004 and 2006, Akinlami was a member of the Human Rights Committee of the Nigerian Bar Association, Ikeja Branch, Lagos State.

He has been involved in major legal drafting and curriculum development on matters that relate to children’s rights, including serving on a committee of erudite professionals, charged with the pioneering responsibility of mainstreaming Child’s Rights Education into the curriculum of the Nigerian Institute of Journalism, jointly sponsored by UNICEF and the Federal Ministry of Information. He facilitates and consults for UNICEF and has in the last ten (10) years traversed the nooks and crannies of Nigeria to educate children, young people and adults of diverse interests on the Child’s Rights Act, 2003.

He is a Consultant, Researcher, Facilitator, Conference Speaker, Mediator, Social Intervention Contents Provider, Child Protection/Rights Enlightenment/Education Curriculum Developer, astute Contributor to Brainstorming and Planning Sessions, Child/Youth Trainer to UNICEF, Premier League/British Council, USAID, UNFPA, Child Frontiers, SOS Children’s Villages, Nigeria, Association of Private Educators of Nigeria(APEN), Association of International School Educators of Nigeria(AISEN), Association of Christian Schools International(ACSI) and National Association of Proprietors of Private School in Nigeria (NAPPS), local, state and federal arms of governments and other leading national and international organisations on Child Protection and related matters. Akinlami, an Independent Listener to the resident students of Grange School, GRA Ikeja, Lagos State is the Secretary General of the Child Protection Network, Lagos State, an initiative of UNICEF.

A life member of the Lagos State University Students’ Union Government since 1997, Akinlami was also in 1998 awarded the Distinguished Unionist of the Lagos State University Students’ Union Government. He serves on the board of some notable for-profit and not-for-profit organizations. He is a commissioner for Legal and Vision Alignment of the Discovery for Men Ministry, under the leadership of Pastor Taiwo Odukoya, the president of the Discovery for Men and Senior Pastor of the Fountain of Life Church.

Akinlami, who describes his childhood as bountiful baskets of dehumanizing abuses, today testifies that he is a transformed adult, spirit, and soul (mind, will and emotion) by the help of God, to whom he surrendered his life on February 16, 1997, at the age of 27. He declares as his Personal Operating Ideology (POI), ‘The World is a marketplace; sacrifices are its rewards.’ He is happily married to his adorable, beautiful, amiable and supportive wife, Oluwafunmilayo and the family resides in Lagos, Nigeria.

Website: www.taiwoakinlami.com

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Rotimi Eyitayo

Founder, TEAM MASTERS

With a vision to influence people, organizations and institutions, and using various avenues to motivate and inspiring them into maximizing productivity, Rotimi has distinguished himself as a passionate catalyst for change.

His approach is a rare combination of talent, experience, and research which has made him one of the outstanding entrepreneurs of this generation.

A young and dynamic speaker, Rotimi Eyitayo has facilitated several retreats & strategy sessions for organizations both within and outside Nigeria.

To Zenith Bank, TrustFund, NLNG, Ministry of Special duties (Akwa-Ibom), GTBank, Oyo State, Government, Ondo State Government, Finicky Company, Apecs International Ltd., Sixth Sense, Maritime Academy (Oron), Discovery Camp, Manny Waters Group Ltd, Purple Bubble Ltd, Imperial Gate School, Mater Dei School, etc.

He is a splendid Nigerian strategist with outstanding ideas in workforce activation, teamwork, and strategic planning. A resourceful advocate of youth empowerment that resonates the depth of his knowledge through the practical application of Peak performance in the marketplace.

In the United Kingdom which serves as the main base off Cash Buyers Limited and YNV Services, Rotimi Eyitayo is also considered an outstanding facilitator.

An Ambassador of the GEMSTONE (Generation, Empowered, Motivated, Stirred to Operate with Natural Excellence) 2025 project and is presently the brain behind several projects like Teammasters Spelling Bee, Nigerian School Conference, Student Enrichment Seminar, etc
He is currently the MD/CEO of TEAMMASTERS LIMITED which has been in existence since 2006 – creating and adding value to schools, students, teachers, and parents.