My name is Osamede Evbakhavbokun, and I consider myself as the best man for the job. I am aspiring to represent Orhionmwon / Uhunmwode Federal Constituency in the Federal House of Representative Chamber of our National Assembly. Skills that make me the best candidate for the job include but not limited to: CEO / organizational planning and management experience, Leadership experience, Initiative, teamwork and problem-solving abilities, Excellent communication skills, flexibility, etc.
I am a strong believer of the greater Nigeria project and have committed a greater part of his life developing himself and impacting others. I set up a social impact program where I train truck drivers on professionalism and empower them with trucks under an owner operator program. I have embarked on several sustainability and community-based projects and hope to bring that culture of professionalism and service to my constituency through quality representation and bills promotion capable of repositioning Nigeria in the right direction.
I have over 15 years of management and leadership experience at various levels i.e. Entrepreneurship, Strategy, Sales, Project Management and delivering technology and transportation solutions to both local and global brands.
I hold a Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology and Anthropology from the University of Benin, Second Class Upper Division, a Master’s in business administration from the prestigious Lagos Business School and I am currently undergoing a Doctoral degree program in Business Administration from the Lagos Business School. My area of interest and research is transportation and the pivotal role it plays in economic development.
Before now, being a well-trained and astute Banker, I set out into Entrepreneurship with Social Impact at the core of my reasons. This is also the driving force behind my search for knowledge. I have empowered over 150 professionals in the transportation industry thereby bringing professionalism into this space.
Until now, I was the co-founder of Medessy Enterprises Limited. I have also served as the head of In-bound Payments for UBA where I transformed electronic collection business across the 19 countries in Africa where UBA operates amongst other companies. I have worked at Access Bank PLC where I served in various capacities.
I am a responsible, dedicated and focused entrepreneur, mentor, father of 4 with a beautiful and lovely wife.