Fela Bank-Olemoh is an Entrepreneur, Strategist, Public Speaker, Leadership Coach & History Buff.
He is the co-founder & Team Lead at Knit Technologies Ltd. & FBO Training & Research Centre.
He served as the Senior Special Assistant on Education Interventions to the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (2019-2023), where he facilitated the implementation of Project TMax (TVET Maximisation), a Federal Government funded skill acquisition programme that equipped some 15,000 participants across 7 states with skills for economic sustainability.
He also played a key role in facilitating the implementation of Generation Unlimited Nigeria (Gen U Nigeria), a United Nations endorsed intervention that aimed at reaching 20 million young Nigerians aged 10–24 years through Education, Skills Training, Employment, Entrepreneurship and Empowerment by 2030.
He was the Special Adviser on Education to the governor of Lagos state (2015 – 2019), where he spearheaded the implementation of several award-winning human capacity development initiatives, including; ReadySetWork, CodeLagos & Eko Nke Koo (Lagos is Learning).
Prior to public office, he started off his career as a graduate trainee at SystemSpecs Limited, a foremost financial technology and human resources solutions provider, where he rose to become the Senior Manager (International Sales) before resigning in 2003 to pioneer and co-found MediaVision Limited, Nigeria’s leading sports marketing & activations company. He led the company as Chief Executive Officer Until 2015 when he assumed public office.
Having obtained a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) Degree in Accounting from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile- Ife in 1997, he later participated in the OMP Entrepreneur programme at the Lagos Business School of the Pan African University in 2007 to deepen and entrench my entrepreneurial orientation. He is also an alumnus of the Business School Netherlands (BSN), where he obtained a Masters Degree in Business Administration in 2012.
For his service to humanity, he has received numerous awards, including the Lagos State Merit Award for my contribution to the education sector in 2014; RSW Best Education Intervention 2017; Code Lagos 2019; Best Education Personality 2019 and most recently, United Nations National Reading Ambassador 2022.
He is happily married with children & committed to Faith, Family & the Development of Nigeria.