Whatever the reason for communicating, multinational firms operating across Africa must realise every region has its own specific public, defined by socio-cultural beliefs, guided by local economic pillars and most are entrenched in religion and faith principles.
With a relentless passion for creativity and digital acumen to help professional services firm thrive in their respective space, Femi is an individual with a rich experience on regional African knowledge, its diverse business culture and he understands the continent’s economic drive. With over 15 years’ corporate communication experience, he thrives on selfless service and lasting mutually beneficial relationships with colleagues and especially clients encountered in the course of his duties. He is creative, practical and self-motivated with business judgment in corporate, brand and strategic communications, social, digital & traditional media and executive profiling. Femi has worked on several projects involving New Media, Digital and Corporate Communication, executive profiling and Brand Management execution. Working on the multi-million dollar KPMG Africa high growth market project stands out for Femi; besides this, managing all KPMG’s digital communication for the World Economic Forum on Africa is another project that gives him great delight. He was corporate communication and Liaison Manager for KPMG in South Africa, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Zambia, Swaziland and operated as the technical communication gatekeeper for the firm’s offices in the countries listed above as well as in Rwanda, Ghana, Nigeria, Angola, Egypt and Lesotho. Femi holds a Masters Degree in Global Marketing from the University of Liverpool in the UK; a first degree in Mass Communication from the Lagos State University, Nigeria and a Social Media Strategy certificate from the University of Cape Town, South Africa. He is a member of the Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA).