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Founder Institute Mentors

Lagos Virtual 2021

Founder Institute Mentors join weekly feedback sessions, host office hours, and in general provide you feedback every step of the way. In addition, through our Equity Collective, Mentors are invested in the success of your company both during and after the program.

See the list of current and past mentors for the Lagos program below.

Mentors

'Mohammed

'Mohammed Aliyu

Founder & Mentor, Transform Africa
Abisola

Abisola Longe

CEO, Productivity Plus
Abolore

Abolore Salami

Founder, Riby Finance
Abraham

Abraham Durosawo

Investment Banking Specialist , Unicorn Capital Limited
Adaora

Adaora Ikwuemesi

Director, Kendor Consulting
Adebola

Adebola Adeyemi

Partner, PAC Solicitors.
Adekunle

Adekunle Ajiboye

CEO, Aajimatics
Adenike

Adenike Adeyemi

Executive Director, FATE Foundation
Adeniyi

Adeniyi Duale

Partner, Duale, Ovia & Alex-Adedipe
Adeola

Adeola Kayode

Director, Strategy & Business., Isisu
Adeoye

Adeoye Abodurin

Director , Xpos Technologies
Adewale

Adewale Yusuf

Chief Executive Officer, TalentQL
Adeyemi

Adeyemi Ajayi

Partner, Exitum Consulting Limited
Adeyemi

Adeyemi Adegbayi

Venture Capital Analyst, TLcom Capital LLP
Adeyinka

Adeyinka Aderombi

Head, Digital Transformation, Leadway Assurance Company
Albert

Albert Afolabi

Chief Operating Officer, TM30
Amobi

Amobi Okeke

Principal Strategist, Q Prime
Arinze

Arinze Anyaeche

CEO, Estendo Power Products Co.
Atul

Atul Kshetry

Managing Director, Hoesch Pipe Mills (Nig) Ltd.
Ayo

Ayo Adegboye

MD, BCX
Ayo

Ayo Animashaun

Founder/CEO, Smooth Promotions
Babafemi

Babafemi Lawal

MD/CEO, Synergon Infrastructure Limited
Babajide

Babajide Ipaye

Founder, Project Keexs
Banke

Banke Alawaye

CTO, aCubed Limited
Barinaada

Barinaada Bema Alexander

Founder, Barinaada Legal
Bina

Bina Idonije

Senior Labour & Employment Legal Counsel, GE Africa
Biodun

Biodun Ogunlabi

Founder/CEO, 3 Way Communcations Limited
Biola

Biola Akinyemi

DevOps Engineer at Deloitte Digital, Deloitte Digital
Biyi

Biyi Oladipo

Treasurer, NIRA
Bola

Bola Adeyinka

CEO, First Global Commerce
Bolanle

Bolanle Afuye

Head of Digital Services, 9mobile
Bunmi

Bunmi Teru

Principal Consultant, Alfred & Victoria Associates
Charles

Charles Emembolu

CEO, Crestsage Limited
Charles

Charles Anudu

CEO, Swift Networks
Chidinma

Chidinma Onwubere

Associate, PAC Solicitors
Chika

Chika Oke

Associate, Duale, Ovia & Alex-Adedipe
Chika

Chika Nwobi

Founder/CEO, Decagon
Chinenye

Chinenye Mba Uzoukwu

CEO, InfoGraphics Nigeria
Chinwike

Chinwike Ezebube

Lawyer, Tochukwu Onwugbufor& Co (SAN)
Chioma

Chioma Agwuegbo

Founder, TechHerNG
Collins

Collins Onuegbu

CEO, Signal Alliance
Damola

Damola Solanke

Director, Microsoft
Dave

Dave Emnett

Co-Founder, Ozé
David

David Olaniyan

Founder/CEO, Startup Builder
David

David Adebayo

Head Products and Partnership (Health & Education) , Standard Bank Group
David

David Hundeyin

West Africa Correspondent, The Africa Correspondent
Davidson

Davidson Oturu

Partner, AELEX
Debbie

Debbie Akwara

Principal Customer Experience Consultant, Niche Customer Experience Consulting Firm
Debo

Debo Ogunrinde

CEO, Mediva Company Limited
Deepankar

Deepankar Rustagi

Founder, VConnect
Desiree

Desiree Craig

VP, Product & Technology, uLesson
Dimeji

Dimeji Olaniyan

FI Mentor
Dotun

Dotun Olowoporoku

Associate Director, Novastar Ventures Limited
Dr. Omobola

Dr. Omobola Johnson

Senior Partner, TLcom Capital LLP
Dr.(H.C.) Peter Adewale

Dr.(H.C.) Peter Adewale Obadare

Founder/COO, Diital Encode Limited
Ehi

Ehi Braimah

CEO , Neo Media & Marketing
Ehia

Ehia Erhaboh

Chief Transformation Officer, Interswitch Group
Emilia

Emilia Asim Ita

Founder/Practice Director, AML
Emmanuel

Emmanuel Oluwatosin

Senior Manager, Product Development and Management , Zefo Corp
Eni

Eni Abugo

Co- Founder, Automotive Consulting
Etop

Etop Ikpe

CEO, Autochek Africa
Fayo

Fayo Williams

Managing Consultant, Simply Exponential Consult Limited
Femi

Femi Awosika

CEO, Robert and John Ltd.
Gbemi

Gbemi Akande

Program Manager, Product Innovation, TribeScale
Geoffrey

Geoffrey Weli Wosu

Co-Founder, Director Legal Compliance and Marketing, VoguePay
George

George Agu

Chief Executive Officer , ActivEdge Technologies Limited
Gordy

Gordy Oshoko

CEO, Treadgold Ltd.
Helen

Helen Anatogu

Senior Business Officer , Pegasystems
Honey

Honey Ogundeyi

Country Director, , UK - Nigeria Tech hub
Ibrahim

Ibrahim Salau

CEO , Environmental Accord
Idowu

Idowu Akinde

Chief Product Officer, Boolean Labs
Ife

Ife Olatunji

Founder, Metamorph
Ifeanyi

Ifeanyi Akosionu

Business Director, Verraki Africa
Ifeyinwa

Ifeyinwa Ufondu

Senior Associate, Benchmac & Ince
Innocent

Innocent Chukwuma

Regional Director, West Africa at Ford Foundation
Isaiah

Isaiah Oreweme

Partner, PAC Solicitors.
Iyinoluwa

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji

Co-founder, Future.africa
Jane

Jane Egerton Idehen

Country Manager, Avanti Communications Group plc
Jean Marc

Jean Marc Ricca

Managing Director , BASF West Africa
Joel

Joel Omeike

Founder CEO, P4PE Institute
John

John Obaro

CEO, SystemSpecs (Remita)
Juliet

Juliet Ehimuan

Director, West Africa, Google Austria
Kate

Kate Henshaw

Actress, Nollywood
Kayode

Kayode Aladesuyi

CEO, AdsMyWay
Kazeem

Kazeem Sanni

Product Manager, Correspondent Banking Products , StanbicIbtc
Kelechi

Kelechi Nwosu

Managing Director, TBWA\CONCEPT
Kola

Kola Aina

Founding Partner, Ventures Platform
Lanre

Lanre Ore

Founder, Kkon Technologies
Lanre Adelanwa

Lanre Adelanwa Basamta

Group Head, Mobile Financial Services, Interswitch Group
Lekan

Lekan Agbaje

Head, Self Service Channels , StanbicIbtc
Lino

Lino Velev

Partner, Obecto
Linus

Linus Wahome

CO Founder, ManPro
Lola

Lola Esan

Director, Ernst & Young
Maxwell

Maxwell Ampong

CEO, Maxwell Investment Group
Michael

Michael Oluo

Co-Founder/CEO, Signaleats
Michael

Michael Olafusi

FI Mentor
Mitchell

Mitchell Elegbe

MD/CEO, InterSwitch Limited
Modupe

Modupe Marc Dawodu

Managing Consultant, Marcforte Business Consulting
Monique

Monique Morrow

Senior Distinguished Architect Emerging Technologies, Syniverse
Morakinyo

Morakinyo Animasaun

CEO, Netplus Limited
Nkemdilim

Nkemdilim Uwaje Begho

Owner, Future Software Resources Ltd.
Nkiru

Nkiru Balonwu

Managing Partner, RDF
Nnamdi

Nnamdi Ezeigbo

Founder, SLOT Systems Limited
Obi

Obi Ozor

CEO, Kobo360
Obi

Obi Anusiem

Co-founder & CEO, NGEX, LLC
Obi

Obi Asika

Chairman, Social Media Week Lagos
Odunoluwa

Odunoluwa Longe

Cofounder/ Director, DIYlawNG
Ogechi

Ogechi Adeola

Founder/CEO, Digital Business Tutelage
Ogochukwu Francis

Ogochukwu Francis Osifo

Cofounder, 54gene, 54gene
Olajide

Olajide Ola

Head, Ecosystem, Business Banking, StanbicIbtc
Olalekan

Olalekan Akinyele

Deputy Creative Director , Dare Create
Olamide

Olamide Afolabi

Co-founder, Sanwo Touch2Pay Technology Services Limited
Olumide

Olumide Sholanke

Human Resources Director, Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company
Olusegun

Olusegun Adeniji

Co-Founder, Alusoft Technologies ltd. ( AlutaMart )
Oluyomi

Oluyomi Ojo

Founder/CEO, Printivo
Ommo

Ommo Clark

Founder, iBez
Onyeka

Onyeka Akumah

Founder, Farm Crowdy
Oreoluwa

Oreoluwa Shomolu Lesi

Founder, Women's Technology Empowerment Centre (W.TEC)
Osibo

Osibo Imhoitsike

Executive Director, TBWA\CONCEPT
Ovie

Ovie Adasen

Head Innovation, Digital Enablement & Analytics (IDEAs), StanbicIbtc
Perenami

Perenami Momodu

Partner, AELEX
Pius

Pius Okigbo

CEO, InfoSoft Nigeria Limited
Rebecca

Rebecca Enonchong

Founder & CEO, AppsTech
Roselyn

Roselyn Onalaja

Managing Consultant, StreSERT Services Limited
Saidu

Saidu Abdullahi

President/CEO, Procentric IQ
Sam

Sam Ohuabunwa

FI Mentor
Sandra

Sandra Oyewole

Partner, Olajide Oyewole LLP
Satoshi

Satoshi Shinada

GP, Kepple Africa Ventures
Sean

Sean Burrows

C0-founder, Ingressive Capital
Segun

Segun Adeyemi

Manager, Jumo World
Shehu

Shehu Umar

Director, WattlinQ
Simeon

Simeon Ononobi

CEO, Connected Analytics
Solabomi

Solabomi Adedeji

Partner/COO, Platform Capital Investment Partners
Sunny

Sunny Ameh

Country/Commercial Unit Head; Nigeria, Syngenta
Temple

Temple Ezebuike

Associate Company, Benchmac & Ince
Theophilus

Theophilus Emuwa

Managing Partner, AELEX
Timi

Timi Olagunju

Senior Consultant , Grounds Consulting
Timothy

Timothy Adeleye

CEO, Optiweb Communication
Tobenna

Tobenna Okoli

FMCGnaija, Creator/Founder
Toluwase

Toluwase Olaniyan

Executive Director, EGO Foundation
Tomi

Tomi Davies

Collaborator-in-Chief, African Business Angel Network ABAN
Tomiwa

Tomiwa Aladekomo

CEO, Big Cabal Media
Tosin

Tosin Faniro Dada

Head, Lagos Innovates, LSETF
Tunde

Tunde Coker

Managing Director, Rack Centre
Tunji

Tunji Abioye

Founder/CEO, Fuel Communication Limited
Uche

Uche Nnadi

Chief Technology Officer , PayHippo
Uzo

Uzo Anekwe

Head Business Development, Connect Nigeria
Victor

Victor Adewusi

Head, Business Intelligence & Analytics, Standard Bank Group
Weyinmi

Weyinmi Egbe

Alliances & Channel Leader Africa, Technology, Cloud & Systems, Oracle
Wilfred

Wilfred Mamah

Head, Digital Strategy, Standard Bank Group
Yemi

Yemi Keri

Member, Board of Directors, Nigerian-German Chamber of Commerce

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