Abiola Adekoya’s rise from bulk teller to Managing Director of several Tier 1 finance firms, is one exceptional journey that we all can learn from.
On episode 5 of Binging with GameChangers, Abiola, who is currently the MD/CEO of RMB Nigeria Stockbrokers, a subsidiary of global firm, First Rand Group, speaks with show host, Seyi Banigbe, about overcoming challenges and achieving milestones on the road to success.
The second gamechanger on the show, Onyeka Akumah, is Founder and CEO of Farmcrowdy, the nation’s first digital agriculture platform. He discusses how hw first had the innovative idea, to raising $2 million in funding in under three years for this first-of-its-kind business in Nigeria.
Through his work at Farmcrowdy, he has so far impacted the lives of over 11,000 small-scale farmers across the nation in less than 3 years, and has a staff strength of over 40 innovative Nigerians.
In addition, Onyeka was named one of Africa’s 30 Innovators in the published 2018 Quartz list, amongst other accolades received for his impactful work.
Watch the full episode here: