Funmi is a Chartered Procurement and Supply professional, Project Manager and Commercial Business Leader with 9 years’ work experience with multinational companies in Nigeria.
She holds a Bachelors degree in International Relations from Covenant University, Nigeria and a Master’s Degree in International Business Economics from Middlesex Business School, England.
She started off her career in Diageo as a management trainee on the Pan-African Graduate Program where she went through a bespoke training and development program to prepare her for managerial roles. Currently, she works with Heineken as a Category Manager where she partners with the Sales & Marketing teams, leading the sourcing process for all purchases. In the course of her career, she has worked on local and global business projects driving efficiency, business transformation and innovation.
Funmi has consistently delivered outstanding results and received several recognitions for her work. She has strong leadership and functional competencies and has distinguished herself through her commercial understanding and strong insights in driving business solutions.
Being a product of great managers and development programs, she fully acknowledges and appreciates the impact of education and leadership which has influenced her passion to raise and mentor young leaders especially in the procurement and supply field.