Femi Oke is a Corporate communication professional with over 17 years’ multi-sector experience. With a relentless passion for creativity and digital acumen, he is vast on regional African knowledge, its diverse business culture, public, and he understands the continent’s economic drive.
Femi was Digital and Communication Manager for the KPMG Global Africa Practice in South Africa, where he developed and managed the digital footprint strategy for the KPMG Africa High Growth Markets across Sub-Saharan Africa.
He was Digital Liaison Manager between the World Economic Forum (both Davos & Africa) and KPMG offices in South Africa, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Zambia, Eswatini 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, Sierra Leone, and Lesotho.
He was instrumental in KPMG’s support to the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants’ Thuthuka Project which promotes the CA(SA) profession amongst previously disadvantaged learners.
Femi studied Mass Communication at the Lagos State University, Nigeria, and obtained an MSc. Degree in Global Marketing from the University of Liverpool in the UK.
Volunteer: Research and Communication
Faramola Fasuyi Adewumi has worked with startups, within established organizations and non-profit organizations where she has built a track record specializing in developing strategic initiatives, communications, policies and plans that manage internal and external performance, identify and address key business issues, initiate and manage transformational change programmes and create project roadmaps to achieve desired business results.
In her journey to contribute to the development sector in Nigeria and beyond, Faramola joined APF as a Research and Communication Volunteer, to seek a platform that would enable her to contribute to scalable change and development on the African Continent.
She holds a BSc in Economics, a MSc in International Business and Corporate Governance and another MSc in Applied Management and Enterprise.