Chief Knowledge Officer and Lead Strategist, Kenneth Soriyan Research And Ideas LLC
For over two decades, Olakunle Soriyan has been birthing newness and next level globally creating five usable, transferable and highly rewarding experiences for leaders and impact makers everywhere. They are: (1) Helping visionaries become influencers and helping influencers become visionaries; (2) Helping leaders see the future of the world, of ideas, products, services, industries and markets; and supporting them to take their stake in it; (3) Helping Individuals and families find their personal meaning and purpose, maximise their humanity and live out the best version of themselves; (4) Helping high achievers pivot or disrupt their highest accomplishments and birthing their necessary next level of relevance and power. (5) Helping thought leaders find their voice and spread their message to the exact people and places designed for it, anywhere in the world.
Olakunle Soriyan is the Chief Knowledge Officer and Lead Strategist at KENNETH SORIYAN RESEARCH AND IDEAS LLC. He is also the founder of ESHIRYA-Africa, a US 501(c)(3) Exempt Non-Profit mobilising and empowering 1% of the African population and people of African decent everywhere to function beyond welfare economics, equipped to take responsibility for their socioeconomic and political destiny to the continent. He also serves as CEO of AFRICA HOUSE, a platform linking investors with entrepreneurs and innovators of African descent. PK’s skills have served arms of governments and many organizations in different parts of the world including Fortune500 companies like CoCaCola, Microsoft, Total, Shell and many more. PK also serves on the board of several For-Profit and Non-Profit organizations.
The “Ruckus” as he is called by industry colleagues and stakeholders wears many hats as a Futurist, Iconoclast, Global Thought Leader, and Global Influence curator; Culture-Shaper, Philanthropist and Social Impact Investor; Advisor to many High Impact Individuals in the world, Mentor and Spiritual Guide to thousands across the globe. His life mission is to impact 80million Global Action Figures shaping culture and making the world a positive and better place in business, government, media, entertainment, family, education and faith by 2050 and beyond.
As a person of faith, Olakunle Soriyan expresses his authentic call helping Christian Leaders and Ministries understand global influence and relevance, culture-shaping, the future of Religion and the Church; and supporting them to define and take their position in it. In his calling as a Teacher, Apologetic, Prophet, PK is an Iconoclast. His conversations disrupts cherished beliefs and institutions. He is a rugged individualist, bold thinker who does not in anyway glorify traditions. He agrees with the notion that tradition is mostly peer pressure from dead people; and that newness is always within reach. To him, “we must not be so loyal to what is working and prevailing, and forget it is going to change.”
Olakunle Soriyan is happily married to his beautiful wife, Tiwa; and they are both blessed with a son, David. The family lives in Plano, Texas.