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OJIKUTU AHMED ADENIYI Profile

OJIKUTU AHMED ADENIYI

2nd National Vice President

He is the Founder & M.D of Pacific Network Solution Limited, a leading online electronics retailer based in Lagos Nigeria. Ojikutu is also an agro entrepreneur and the CEO of African Agro Development project, a mechanized agro investment project with a workforce of over 70 employees and an approved license for PKO refinery. He has a strong passion for entrepreneurship development and in his capacity; he serves as a mentor to upcoming entrepreneurs.He was born into the famous Ojikutu family of Lagos. He Holds a B.Sc (Hons) in Insurance and Actuarial Science and M.Sc Business Management from University of Lagos and Lagos State University respectively. He is also a member of the Institute of Diplomacy and Conflict Resolution, Member of Institute of Business Strategy, Member of the Rotary Club and Member of the Lagos Country Club. Ojikutu is also the President Computer and Allied Products Dealers Association of Nigeria (CAPDAN), Secretary NISOP and Co-ordinator of Better Nigeria for the Future.He is a fantastic team player and has the ability to bring together people of different backgrounds and harness the latent potentials within them in order to achieve desired goals and objectives. His calm nature and humility helps to manage people in time of crisis, with a high sense of strategic reasoning and diplomacy. He possesses the maturity, objectivity, tenacity and strength of character required to bring out the best in a team and organization which is evident in the success of all his ventures be it personal, business or social. He is happily married with children.

Young Entrepreneurs of Nigeria (YEN)

What We Do

All the programs of Young Entrepreneurs of Nigeria (YEN) are focused on the Nigerian youth with the sole aim of harnessing their talents for the economic development of Nigeria. Our programs include:

  • Advocacy.
  • Funding.
  • Mentorship & Business Clinic Solutions.
  • Capacity Building & Development.
  • Entrepreneurship Development.
  • Advisory Services.
  • Skills Acquisitions.
  • Training & Consultancy.
  • Industry Research & Information Bank.
  • Trade-Fair & Exhibitions.
  • Professional Networking.
  • YEN Awards.
  • Economic and Entrepreneurship Summits, Conferences, workshops, seminars, town hall meetings, Annual Lecture Series and others.
  • Entrepreneurship Social Events.

Why We Do It

  • To curb the alarming rate of poverty and unemployment amongst Nigerian youths.
  • To reduce the over dependence of youths on the government.
  • To curb social vices, youth restiveness and enhance peace and unity.
  • To enhance and promote entrepreneurship culture and ecosystem in Nigeria that will create sustainable wealth.
  • To support the development of Nigerian economy (GDP) into top-notched economy.
  • To immensely contribute to the actualization of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
  • To create new generational business leaders that will impact Nigeria and the world with disruptive innovations.
  • To create social and economic impact to Nigeria and the world at large.
  • To harness the talents of the youths and give them a clear future.

Aims & Objectives

  • To empower, support and encourage young Nigerians in the participation of entrepreneurship through access to finance, mentorship, entrepreneurship training, networking and technical support.
  • To selflessly champion the cause of young entrepreneurs at the local, regional and national level, through engagement with governments, the media, the public, and other relevant stakeholders.
  • To raise and build future world-class entrepreneurship leaders that will create positive impact to Nigeria and the world socially and economically.
  • To collaborate with relevant government institutions and other organizations in proffering solutions to issues affecting young people in business in Nigeria.
  • To connect, unify and build the capacity of young entrepreneurs across Nigeria, so as to drive trade, advocate for change and enhance the entrepreneurship culture and ecosystem.
  • To be positioned as the sole representative of Nigerian young entrepreneurs in all negotiations’ and consultations with governments and their agencies on matters of policy affecting the conduct and practice of business and entrepreneurship in Nigeria.
  • To promote and protect the professional interests of all members of the organization.
  • To set and improve the standard of services being rendered by entrepreneurs to the general public and as well establish and maintain good relationship with the members of the public.
  • To advocate for policies conducive for creating a strong entrepreneurial culture and ecosystem.
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