Oyo Effiom has 7 years of experience in the non-profit sector. He is a Life and Leadership coach and the founder of the Guru Foundation.
As the Executive Director of the Guru foundation, Oyo Effiom has provided students with affordable, professional, and educational support across Nigeria. Through his approach, collaboration, and Partnerships he has connected young Africans to new opportunities, impact projects, and start-up ideation.
Oyo Effiom is a 2019 Obama African Leader and has received an award from Common-wealth Youth Council.
Oyo Effiom is the author of Teens Identity and the Inspiration. He is a mentor with Coca-Cola and YALI – an Initiative of the US government.
Oyo Effiom has trained over 20,000 people on Leadership, business, and personal development.
He is the Founder of Inwang. ng – an Agric food tech company, convener of Guru Session – one of the biggest Leadership events in Cross River State, Nigeria that is designed for mission-driven leaders, entrepreneurs, and change agents that want to leave the world radically better than they met. Over 2000 participants attend the conference yearly.
He is a graduate of Biochemistry from the Cross River University of Technology and is currently running his Master’s degree program in public health at the University of Calabar.
He is single and has an interest in Agriculture, Youth, Politics, Technology, and Africa.