A 100 Most Influential Global HR Leader 2018, alumnus of Harvard Business School Executive Education, and Cornell University School of Industrial and Labour Relations, and ccurrently the Head of People Experience at Letshego MFB, Emmanuel is a seasoned and highly sought after strategic human resources professional with over 20 years management experience spanning various industries such as multidisciplinary engineering, information technology, hospitality and financial services of which 14 years have been in human resources management. Between March and August 2017, Emmanuel held forth as the Acting CEO & Head of HR of Letshego MFB, a licensed national microfinance bank in Nigeria.
Emmanuel is a globally certified HR practitioner (SPHRi®, HRPL, MCIPM, MITD), HRCI recognised subject matter expert, and a Microfinance Certified Banker (MCIB).
Emmanuel volunteers as a mentor with the following institutions: Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria, Google Launchpad Start (Lagos), FATE Foundation and The Incubation Africa. Emmanuel has also been selected as a member of the panel of judges for 2018 Lotus Awards (UK based award for recognition of great workplaces).
In addition to being a regular contributor on current HR issues and trends on social media, Emmanuel enjoys public speaking at both local and international fora, blogs at www.enmichael.ng, hosts a weekly #TwitterSession tagged #HRwithEM on Saturdays at 4pm WAT where he reviews burning HR issues, and a monthly #TweetChat at 6pm WAT every third Tuesday of each month tagged @CDNETng #VentureCareer with a focus on career development.