Jake Riley is much more than a consultancy firm. Our passion and ambition sets us apart.
Mrs Funmi Ogbue
Founder & CEO
(MSc. Organisational Change and Development, University of Manchester; BSc. Sociology, University of Lagos.) As CEO of Jake Riley, Funmi brings her wide experience as a human resources professional, facilitator and change manager. She is passionate about implementing change, revitalising and restructuring companies to drive them forward to maximise their potential.
She brings her dynamic energy to Jake Riley, where her previous project work for multinationals in West Africa gives her a strong basis for developing business for Jake Riley. She successfully led the HR restructuring by Jake Riley for the NPHCDA (National Primary Health Care Development Agency) in 2010, featured elsewhere in this brochure.
Her previous roles included HR Director at British American Tobacco, responsible for the development of HR strategy and execution in four countries (Nigeria, Benin, Niger and Togo). She has also worked in senior HR positions in multinational companies, developing and implementing strategies to support HR and change programmes in corporations such as Shell, Canadian Occidental Petroleum in Calgary, Canada, and Mercer Mergers and Acquisitions in the US and the UK.