Tuesday, October 11, 2011

NIYI ADESANYA: Another Icon to emulate.

Hello People!
How are you today? I have brought to you today the profile of a young, dynamic, gentle man by the name NIYI ADESANYA. I am persuaded you'll learn and be challenged by his stories and testimonies...
Have a good reading.

He is a human capital consultant, a motivational speaker, a trainer and an expert on the subject of leadership.

Niyi Adesanya is leadership personified; an inspiration to many. He is the Principal Consultant for FifthGear Consulting Firm. A firm with a vision to,
“Help organizations achieve their best, through building and sustaining a culture of leadership that can maximize productivity, engender growth and promote harmony.”

A highly resourceful speaker and mentor, Niyi upholds the concept that ‘TRUE leadership is not just influence, but inspiration.’ He possesses an assortment of skills, originality and sheer passion in his style of delivery.

With keen interest for the Nigerian nation, Niyi has also voluntarily contributed immensely to the Nigerian youth. He places premium on the art of self development and mastery, as he strongly believes that anyone can be whatever he dreams of, if key skills are fostered. This belief has thus earned him a voice both locally and internationally.

He is the President of Alliance of Change Empowerment Speakers (ACES) - a high profile network of change-oriented speakers and human resource development experts. He also is President of ‘Niyi Adesanya Mass Empowerment Initiative (NAME-IT),’ a body which is geared towards promoting entrepreneurship and business success; also the premiers of ‘Business bounce back, bounce up’ seminars.

Niyi Adesanya’s rising profile as a speaker and resource person on leadership and human capital development has endeared him to leading brands, such as, Chevron Texaco, 7Up Bottling Company, Cornerstone Insurance amongst others who form the core of FifthGear’s growing clientele.

The Nigerian Air force, Federal Road Safety Corp, tertiary and secondary institutions, churches, various arms of government are not left out of Niyi’s insight and depth on the subject of leadership where he has delivered various talks.

His dispositions have further earned him several awards namely; Honorary Membership, Junior Chambers International (JCI); Honorary Membership, the Rotary Family; and ‘The most Promising Youth Leader’ from Growth Impact and Teenagers Digest Magazine. Other recipient awardees include the world renowned Business guru and Presidential aspirant, Professor Pat Utomi, Dr. Cecilia Ibru, MD Oceanic bank and Oluremi Tinubu, the former First Lady, Lagos State of Nigeria.

A Facilitator at the Daystar Leadership Academy (DLA), Niyi personifies the reward for loyalty and resilience. He has been teaching on relational leadership for over 5 years and has been in the speaking scene for over a decade. Having been tutored by some of the best minds in leadership, Niyi is currently grooming a crop of leaders that are set to create a lasting change in central sectors of the Nigerian and Global Economy.

He holds seminars, summits, workshops, conferences and programs for various audience groups including corporate, church and military bodies’ on the subject of leadership and self mastery.

He features regularly on leading Television Programs such as The Patitos Gang, Kakaki on AIT and the Funmi Iyanda show where he speaks on the subject which he is widely known for.

His accomplishments regularly attracts attention of the media, evidenced by the series of interviews with leading News Paper houses such as This Day, Punch, Daily Independence, The Sun and Networth magazine. He also is a regular columnist in DreamWorks, an Entrepreneur and Business Magazine.

Niyi is happily married to his charming wife, Folake. She is the Executive Director of ‘CareerFirst’ a career and personal development firm.