Dipo Adesina CEO & Founder
Dipo Adesina is the Founder and CEO of Agro Angels, a firm focused on helping Africans in Diaspora to invest in the fastest growing sector in Africa, Agriculture.
His passion for education and business, has led Dipo to leverage his educational background to add value in Corporate America. With a B.A in Business Administration and an MBA from Morgan State University, he was appointed as a Senior Business Operating Associate with one of the largest staffing companies in the world, Aerotek, managing the company's largest account with more than $27 million in accounts receivable. As a result of his impact in the company, Dipo was selected from a competitive slate of candidates to become a member of the Corporate Diversity Board where he worked with the Regional Chair, CFO, Directors, and Managers to drive key Diversity & Inclusion initiatives within the organization across the country.
The gift of being able to merge his business, academics, and training & development makes him an increasingly sought-after speaker. With over 10 years of speaking and business experience , he has given keynote speeches, training seminars and workshops at high schools, universities, youth conferences, conventions, churches and organizations both nationally and internationally.
He was recently awarded the Distinguished Toastmasters Award by the largest public speaking organization in the world, Toastmasters International- the highest award bestowed on any of its members worldwide, to recognize him for his magnificent level of achievement in both communication and leadership.
Understanding the importance of empowering the people of Africa, Dipo’s goal is to reach the Africans in Diaspora to help build Africa through investments and create job opportunities for the unemployed.
His favorite quote is “Become so good at what you do that people will be willing to pay your for it.” John C. Maxwell