Dr Amy Jadesimi is the Managing Director of LADOL, an oil and gas fabrication and multi-logistics services based in Nigeria.
Beyond LADOL, she contributes to Forbes and recently joined the 2015 Advisory Board for the UN Development Programme’s Africa Human Development Report.
Jadesimi cut her teeth at Goldman Sachs and Brait Private Equity in London, before returning to Nigeria to join LADOL’s management team.
In 2012, Jadesimi was named an Archbishop Desmond Tutu Fellow, in 2013 a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum, in 2013, a Rising Talent by the Women’s Forum for Economy and Society; in 2014 Forbes included her in The 20 Youngest Power Women in Africa and in July 2015, the Financial Times named her one of top 25 Africans To Watch.
Jadesimi holds a MBA from Stanford University, as well as a BA and BMBCh from the University of Oxford.