Joseph Baiyekusi (COO)
Joseph Baiyekusi is the Faculty Chair of the Impact Leadership Academy. A Chemical Engineer from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Joseph is burdened for change in Africa and Nigeria in particular considering her vast natural resources and human potentials. In the area of visionary and purposeful leadership, he has committed himself to drive this change through platforms like the Impact Leadership Academy, speaking at conferences and churches both local and international, drafting a template for change in the present democratic structure of the country, constructive writings, etc.
Joseph had a life changing discussion with one of his Professors while at Harvard which drives his passion and believe that only Africans can change Africa, and only Nigerians can change Nigeria. Armed with this philosophy, Joseph has not stopped in driving change through MIND REVOLUTION matched with purposeful pursuits as opportunities present itself.
He is a Leadership Consultant with an undiluted focus to raise a new breed of Leaders in the private and public space that will initiate the much need change and development the average Africa yearns for. Joseph has worked with thousands of youths inspiring and motivating them to take their destinies in their own hands and embrace responsible pursuit in achieving their dreams.
He is a recipient of the Vice Chancellor’s Award of Honour from the Niger Delta University for his sterling contributions to Youth Capacity Development.