Opeyemi Awoyemi

Co-Founder at Moneymie

Opeyemi Awoyemi has a diverse work experience in various roles and companies. Opeyemi is currently the Managing Partner at Fast Forward Venture Studio. In 2022, they became an Innovator In Residence at the Legatum Center for Development and Entrepreneurship at MIT, as well as an Advisor at Chispend. In 2021, they co-founded Moneymie. Opeyemi Awoyemi is also the Founder and Chairman of WhoGoHost Limited since 2006. Opeyemi has been a Venture Investor since 2014 and has invested in multiple startups. From 2019 to 2021, they worked as a Senior Technical Product Manager at Indeed.com. In 2016, they served as the Head of Jobs at ROAM (Ringier One Africa Media). Opeyemi co-founded Jobberman Nigeria in 2009 and held various roles including Co-Founder, Head of Products, CMO, and Co-Founder/CTO. Opeyemi also worked as the Product Director for the Jobs Businesses at One Africa Media from 2014 to 2016.

Opeyemi Awoyemi's education history includes various degrees, certifications, and a high school diploma. Their education chronology is as follows:

- High School Diploma: Opeyemi Awoyemi obtained a high school diploma from Federal Government College Ilorin, where they studied from 1997 to 2003.

- Bachelor of Science in Computer Science & Engineering: Opeyemi Awoyemi completed their undergraduate studies at Obafemi Awolowo University between 2004 and 2009.

- Executive Education at University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business: In 2015, Opeyemi Awoyemi pursued executive education and completed a program focused on Chief Information Officer (CIO) Institute.

- Executive Education at The Wharton School: In 2015, Opeyemi Awoyemi attended a program called "Innovation for Growth: Strategies for Creating Value" at The Wharton School.

- Advanced Growth at Reforge: Opeyemi Awoyemi underwent an Advanced Growth program at Reforge in the year 2020.

- MBA at The Wharton School: Opeyemi Awoyemi pursued an MBA degree at The Wharton School, although the start and end years are not provided.

Additionally, Opeyemi Awoyemi acquired several certifications throughout their career. These include the following:

- Series 65 certification from FINRA, obtained in July 2020.

- Private Equity and Venture Capital certification from Università Bocconi, obtained in February 2017.

- Mini-MBA certification from The University of Huddersfield, acquired in June 2012.

- Google Analytics Individual Qualification from Google, obtained in March 2012.

One more certification mentioned, the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) - Projects 2010 from Microsoft, does not have specific information regarding the month and year of acquisition.



  • Co-Founder

    April, 2021 - present

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