Dr. Adeyeye Rebecca Oluwayemisi is a certified business management consultant, entrepreneur per excellence and a medical doctor. She is the managing director of Lifefount International hospital an indigenous healthcare company that started in 2012 and it is growing steadily with a vision to be among top five surgical centers in Africa.
As an entrepreneur she enjoyed many scholarships, recognitions and awards which includes Cherie Blair foundation/Exxon Mobil Road To Business Growth, Tony Elumelu foundation, WomenX project of World Bank, African Manager's initiative under Bank of Industry YES-P. She studied entrepreneurial Management at EDC (Lagos Business School) of the Pan-Atlantic University. She was featured in 100 Nigeria SME Women edition of Bank and Entrepreneur magazine. She also got awards of recognition for her Leadership role among youths by heros Nation, purpose drive Academy and leads Africa. She was recognized by Sir Tony Elumelu himself as a Tony Elumelu foundation ambassador in 2017 and currently serve as an international mentor with the foundation.
Yemisi Adeyeye holds the status of certified management consultant (CMC) as a fellow (FIMC) which was awarded by the institute of Management Consulting institute (IMCI)
Her work in the leadership of the small and medium enterprises (SME) community was recognized at the Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN) Nigeria /EDC as she received the award for Kwara state.
She is a patron of Sugar Benders Association, kwara State branch. She was the PRO of Medical Women Association of Nigeria MWAN and the immediate past assistant general Secretary of Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) kwara. She is currently the Chairperson of Neca’s Network of Entrepreneurial Women (Nnew), Kwara. Dr. Adeyeye was recently selected as Ambassador, Her Venture App, An innovation of the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women in collaboration with ExxonMobil Foundation and Emerging360, Inc.
She is the cofounder of Lifefount foundation that focuses on Health, Education and Empowerment. The Lifefount foundation has many Health and Education projects which includes
1. Community Development: Motorization of borehole water in a community in Ilorin West LGA.
2. Medical outreaches to communities.
3. Cancer awareness campaign in partnership with National orientation Agency.
4. Health education to secondary schools in partnership with ministry of education on genotype , prevention of sexual and drug abuse and emotional intelligence the hope of eradicating sickle cell in the near future and ensuring youths make responsible decisions as they grow up. She convened the positive impact Conference Which focused on drug and substance abuse prevention and rehabilitation support to the addicts.
Dr Yemisi Adeyeye is the coordinator of Lifefount leadership and business club an online platform giving business information and support, empowering and mentoring members who are now beneficiaries of different awards, grants and scholarships as they evolve in their entrepreneurial journeys with two of our members making top 100 SME in Nigeria by Businessday magazine. She and her team mobilized more than 80 entrepreneurs in 2017 and about 100 in 2018 for the first and second Global Entrepreneurship Network walk in Kwara The walk gave Indigenous businesses brand visibility and network opportunities.
She hosted CEO Connect a gathering of Business owners which encouraged boarderless business, collaboration and exposure to opportunities with many success stories from these interactions. In order to solve SME's biggest problem which is funding, she created the Lifefount Multipurpose cooperative society (LMCS) giving the young entrepreneurs the platform to save cooperatively and crowdfund members.
Dr Yemisi Adeyeye is a seasoned public speaker who was featured in many events organized nationally and internationally by government and non-governmental organizations. She is married to her darling , Surgeon Ademola Adeyeye and she is blessed with two adorable children Adesewa and Adejola-Oluwa. Her hobbies includes visiting new and inspiring places and spending time with loved ones.
Her purpose in life is to use her expertise and experience in healthcare, entrepreneurship and education to better the lives of her contacts in order to achieve a better world.
Dr Yemisi Adeyeye
MBBS,PGDE,FIMC, CMC, Cert Entrepreneurial Management.
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