MEET FUNTO AKINBISEHIN

FOUNDER | Product Manager Africa

 

Founder of Product Manager Africa, Funto Akinbisehin  is an IT professional with vast experience within the financial, telecommunication, Health, Ecommerce industries focusing on all aspects of product development and management

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Academics

She is a graduate of Economics from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. And MSc Computing from the University of Buckingham UK. It was while she was doing this program that her love for IT and everything Internet became solidified. She also holds an MBA from the University of Bradford UK and is a certified scrum product owner and digital marketing professional.

Leadership!

She has led multiple product teams at different organizations and has been involved in managing complex projects, research & analysis, stakeholder engagement, and has worked on various projects across a number of organizations in Nigeria and United Kingdom. During the course of her career, she has also worked remotely and cross-functionally with developers/engineers as well as with Project Managers and Business Analysts.

In 2016, she started and manages a Slack Group with a focus on development of Product Management in Africa. The aim is to build a networking and learning opportunity for our community of Product Managers in different industries. It will also bring together top talents to share knowledge and elevate digital product innovation in Africa.

She is a co-founder and Trustee of KHAN Regenesis and In her capacity as KHAN Regenesis’s Program/Product Manager, she brings her IT knowledge and skills to bear towards ensuring that the company website e-solution is top-notch.