Life Strategist, Empowerment Speaker, Published Author, HR Consultant and Social Entrepreneur.
Anita Okanigbe-John is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) United Kingdom. She holds a Diploma in Personal Performance Coaching from the UK Coaching Academy, Bachelors degree in International Law & Diplomacy (BSc.) from Babcock University and Masters in Human Resource Management & Business (MSc.) from Aston Business School, UK.
She is the Principal Consultant at Apex-Laurel Limited, founder of The Tsori Foundation and Anita Okanigbe-John Academy.
As a life strategist, Anita has helped many individuals to discover their purpose and potentials, achieve goals they once thought impossible, break destructive patterns and negative behaviour that stopped them from living a happy life. In January 2018, she was listed among the top 15 sought-after coaches in Nigeria.
As a HR consultant, she has worked with organisations to develop sustainable system and structure; helping them groom 7 star employees and a team of high performers. With a high level of experience and expertise, she ensures the organizations she works with maximize their latent potentials, grow their business and improve performance.
As an author, her books are a ‘must’ read. In February 2013, she was honoured with the title ‘Author of the week’ by Africa Book Club. Her autobiography Miracle In The Storm was endorsed by Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, the former Vice President of the World Bank (African Region), and Mr. Ernest Ebi, former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria.
As a social entrepreneur, she had helped many victims of sexual abuse to heal and find closure from their painful past. Through her NGO – The Tsori Foundation, Anita advocates for the intellectual development of the girl child in Africa and the prevention of child sexual abuse.
As an empowerment speaker, she has been honoured at various events – schools, universities, churches, youth events, women group meetings, conferences and seminars where her audience were motivated to take charge of their lives. She has also been featured in many radio and television shows. Her interviews both in Nigeria, America and United Kingdom have helped to transform thousands of people across the world.
“You can achieve the extra-ordinary; Nothing is IMPOSSIBLE“.- Anita Okanigbe-John