Angel Adelaja is a development consultant and entrepreneur. She is the owner of ZaharaEmpresa which owns Zahara Spa and Salon in Abuja, a one of its kind high end mega spa and salon for both men and women; and founder and Executive Director of Fresh Direct Produce and Agro-Allied Services, an indigenous agricultural production and processing company that bring together communities and advanced technology to provide exquisitely grown organic fruits, vegetables and meats and processed end products. In addition, she is co-founder of We Farm Africa, an agricultural NGO that focuses on collectively ensuring a better future for Africa through sustainable agriculture. She has served as Technical Assistant and Research Consultant to the Director General of the Office of Economic Development and Partnership in the Office of the Governor of the State of Osun, Special Assistant to the Senior Special Adviser to the President on Poverty Alleviation and National Coordinator of the National Poverty Eradication Programme (NAPEP) and the Senior Special Adviser to the President on Wealth Creation.
PhD Epidemiology, Michigan State University
Certificate Epidemiology, Michigan State University
B.Sc. Biology, Temple University
Service in Hub:
Current: Meet the Leader Director
Past: Shaping Davos Coordinator
Global Shaper since July 2013