The Diaspora Group

Description for the diaspora group: The Diaspora Group is a community that connect members of TCN and non-members for the purpose of networking and learning. As a community we discuss, share ideas and have experts speak to us about issues that are common to us as immigrants : Investments and Wealth Creation, Parenting in the Diaspora, Immigration, building and progressing in your career as an immigrant etc.


The Governor - Anu Sanya

Anu Sanya is a digital transformation executive with expertise in defining, developing digital products and Managing Digital Projects for FMCGs, Breweries and Beverages, Not for Profits etc. After 6 years as a Portfolio Manager within a Pan African Commercial Bank, Anu made the switch to the digital technology space within a foremost Data and Marketing Company delivering digital marketing campaigns and Digital Solutions for fortune 500 companies across key regions in Africa.

Anu Sanya lives in Scotland, United Kingdom. Right after a Post Graduate Degree Program she fell in Love with the city of Edinburgh (one of the happiest cities in the UK) and began living there.

Her current focus is on managing products/projects and gaining expertise in Artificial Intelligence solutions for Not For Profits organizations in Scotland/UK and growing her Wedding Digital Service Business - a wedding registry for newlyweds in Nigeria and the UK. She is always happy to give a tour of the city to anyone who wants to visit.


The Governor 2 - Owolola Thompson

A Human Resources Professional, Business Strategy Executive and Leadership coach with almost 2 decades of experience working with large multinationals. Equipped with leadership, management analytical, communication and coordination skills. Committed to bringing Entrepreneurship and Innovation in all she does.

She’s a certified Human Resource Practitioner both in the United Kingdom and in Nigeria (CIPD, CIPM), certified in Project, Program and Portfolio Management (PMP, PRINCE 2), International Business (Saint John's University New York), Enterprise Advisory and Management, (TCC, United Kingdom). Lola Thompson is a Published Author of a fictional novel called: ‘Birthdays That End in Zeros’.

Her Educational Background ● PhD Entrepreneurship and Innovation, (International School of Management, Paris ● France.) In view ● PhD Communication for Development (ABU, Zaria) In view ● Executive MBA in Entrepreneurship and Innovation-International School of Management (Paris, New York) ● M.Sc International Human Resource Management and Globalization (UK) University of Leicester. ● Certified Leadership Coach, John Maxwell Leadership Team. She’s currently an Enterprise Adviser for secondary schools in Kent, United Kingdom. LTM as she's fondly called by all, is an astute volunteer to the service of Humanity.


The Governor 3 - Adeyinka Jegede

Adeyinka Jegede is a multi-talented and highly skilled business analyst, data privacy expert, GRC and ISMS consultant with over 16 years experience providing enterprise leadership in the Financial and IT service Industries.

He is a strategic leader versed in managing large teams across nationalities and cultures. He has spent the last decade developing middle managers and helping them advance their careers. His leadership training program produced over 400 Managers at one of Africa’s biggest banks. Proven with ability to employ technology in solving complex problems and provide extraordinary results. He played a key role in the implementation of the Biometric Verification Number (BVN) system in Nigeria and served on several committees in the financial service Industry in Africa.

Adeyinka is a first class graduate and scholar of the University of Lagos from where he obtained an MBA in international finance. He currently leads the IT Governance team for Better Impact Inc across North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand

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