Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede, Chairman of Coronation Group, reaffirmed his commitment to nurturing future leaders by hosting a delegation of MBA graduates from Oxford University. The engaging evening, led by Ms. Tochi Ginigeme, featured insightful conversations and mentorship moments for graduates hailing from Africa, Asia, Europe, and North America.
The gathering served as a unique platform for participants to glean valuable perspectives on leadership in life, career, and business post-MBA. Aig-Imoukhuede stressed the importance of applying deep academic knowledge to effect meaningful change globally, aligning seamlessly with Coronation Group’s mission to provide transformative solutions for Africa’s challenges and position Nigeria as the continent’s premier financial market.
Expressing gratitude for the opportunity to tap into Aig-Imoukhuede’s wealth of wisdom, Ms. Tochi Ginigeme highlighted the chairman’s significant impact on shaping African financial markets and building philanthropic organizations.
Commending the participants for their outstanding achievements across diverse fields, Aig-Imoukhuede encouraged them to embrace innovative thinking and unwavering resilience in the face of challenges. Drawing on leadership insights from his bestseller, “Leaving the Tarmac,” he underscored the true value of education and exposure in creating a positive impact on the lives of others.
Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede remarked, “It is inspiring to witness the next generation of leaders enthusiastic about making a positive impact. We are dedicated to bolstering such endeavors and nurturing an environment where knowledge is not merely acquired but also harnessed for the advancement of society.”
This event reflects Aig-Imoukhuede’s ongoing commitment to leadership development. Under his leadership, the Aig-Imoukhuede Foundation, a philanthropic organization with a focus on the public sector, has awarded 32 scholarships to future public sector leaders. These scholarships enable recipients to pursue a Master’s degree in Public Policy at the Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford, each valued at over £50,000. The Foundation has also played a pivotal role in training nearly 400 public servants through various capacity-building programs, with a goal to reach 3,000 of the country’s top public servants by 2030.