Amedu Saliu has over 15 years combined experience in Banking, Management, Business Strategy, Fiscal Strategy, Leadership and Entrepreneurship. He has worked as a banker, project director and entrepreneur, having been in business for 8 years before co-founding FAStrust organization. He also sits on the board of two non-governmental organization, notably Nigeria in Diaspora Organization Sweden and African Empowerment Centre, Stockholm; where he volunteers his resources to foster the Humanitarian objectives these organizations.
Amedu holds a Bachelors degree in Accounting from Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife Nigeria, a Master’s degree in International Strategic Management from Stockholm University, Sweden, and another Master’s degree in International Taxation and EU Law from Uppsala University, Sweden.
Saliu has also attended several Executive trainings including Digital Strategy training at HyperIsland and has concluded Advanced Entrepreneurial Courses at the Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship, Stockholm (SSES).
Olukunmi Abbas OWOADE
Co-founder/Head of Business Innovation
Olukunmi has two Master’s degree from the Royal Institute of technology, Stockholm, in Spatial Planning and in Entrepreneurship & Innovation. He graduated with top grades from his Bachelor’s Education in Geography at the University of Ibadan and he is also an Alumnus of Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship, Stockholm(SSES).
Olukunmi Abbas has over 13 years experience managing people, operations, and delivering results.
Balogun-AMEDU, Halima Aramide (PhD)
Investor and Advisor
Halima is a multitalented career driven person. She holds a Doctorate degree in Immunology from Stockholm University, a Masters in Public Health Systems from Karolinska Institute and a Bachelors degree in Zoology from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. She has over 10 years’ active experience in, Public Health, Scientific Research, Leadership, Digital Strategies and Digital transformation.
Paul Opara John
Paul is a seasoned IT solutions architect with experience in different kinds of IT solutions. Solid foundation in system development, Quality control and assurance, change management, process improvement, infrastructure, system engineering, internetworking, requirements engineering, and project management. Paul derives his motivation from the decomposition of complex problems and environments into manageable parts. He has worked in both the public and private sectors in Sweden, the US, Canada, Finland, The UK and in other countries. His unique experience in both core technology and business put him in a strong position to work in the borderline of IT and Business and create alignment between business and IT.
Currently, Paul works as Senior Project Manager/Business Analyst; he also carries experience from different industries such as the water/energy industry, e-commerce, BI, manufacturing, retail, and telecom. He is PMP, PRINCE2, BA, BI, ITILV3, CCDP, CCNP, ISQTB et al. certified. He is driving and has excellent leadership skills and is comfortable in most situations both in an international environment and the ability to adapt to the local environment.
Oboirien Bilainu (PhD)
Bilainu Oboirien has a Doctorate degree in Chemical Engineering from University of the Witwatersrand South Africa. He is presently an Associate Professor at the University of Johannesburg. Previously, he worked as a Senior Researcher at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in South Africa and as a part-time Lecturer at Tshwane University of Technology in South Africa as well as a Teaching Assistant at University of Cape Town in South Africa.
His areas of research are Coal Gasification, Bio-solubilsation, Combustion, Oxy-fuel combustion and Waste to Energy. He has co-authored 30 journal articles and conference proceedings and also a regular reviewer of top journals in the areas of energy and fuel.
Dr Oboirien also has several advanced educational courses in Business Strategy and Management, and he’s passionate about using entrepreneurship to tackle social challenges in Nigeria.
Digital Transformation Lead
Ramon is a multifaceted team player with several academic achievements.
He has a Bachelor of Engineering in Chemistry and Technology from Central Ostrobothnia University of Applied Sciences Finland, and an MSc in Engineering Information Management from University of Vaasa. He went on to earn an MSc in Information Technology with Business Intelligence from Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen United Kingdom and another MSc in Management Information Systems from KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden.
Ramon also has a Diploma in Human Resources Management (Level 4) Brentwood Open Learning College, and a Certification in Climate Change International Legal Regime from the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR).
He is a Volunteer Staff with Amnesty International Sweden and also conferred a Global Goodwill Ambassador to Finland.
Ramon is a results-oriented professional with extensive experience across international industries and institutions while complying with time and budgetary constraints. With substantial ability to lead and train cross-functional teams in product strategy regarding International Trade, Digital Transformation, Human Resource Management, Strategic Negotiation, Research, Information Technology, International Marketing, Business Intelligence, Legal, Risk Management and Finance.
He is active in the digital space and constantly impacts his followers on LinkedIn.
Adebayo Oluwaseyi Temiloluwa
Digital Product Officer & Health Educationist
She is an expertly trained individual with 2 years diploma in human kinetics and health education plus six weeks teaching practice and a degree of bachelor of science in health education plus three months teaching practice experience ,1 years experience as a health educator for Lagos state ministry of health ( NYSC) , a certified health safety and environment officer.
She is always willing to learn and know more.
She has a business she is managing herself where she sells shoes,bags,clothes,perfumes,e.t.c for both male and female,you can check her on Instagram @temmice and on Facebook @temmice online boutique and patronize from her store.
She has done ABRSM music practical exam up to grade 5 and she has distinction in her grade 5.
Digital Transformation Associate
Emmanuel is a courteous, dedicated and a multitalented professional with over six years experience in Marketing, Consulting, Digital Innovations, Project Management and Leadership.
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Digital Concept Development from Zealand Institute of Business and Technology Denmark. Emmanuel also attended Kristianstad University, Sweden to study Computer Science. Thus combining business and technological know-how for competitive edge in modern digital paradigm.
Furthermore, his understanding of integration of utilitarian business technologies in predictive analytics and data driven intelligence propelled him to obtain a Master’s degree (MSc.) in Digital Marketing & Data Science at the Emlyon Business School, France.
Emmanuel’s passion for customer centric solutions focus on boosting sales insight and engagement in targeted demographics, creating product/service awareness through promotion and strategic alliance while upholding GDPR