Olayinka Ojikutu is an inspiring and innovative leader with multi-industry experience and a notable track record of building strong functional capability to deliver on people strategy. She is passionate about creating great employee experience and believes in the leadership tool of storytelling. She holds a Bachelors’ degree in Political Science from University of Lagos, Nigeria, and a Masters’ degree in Human Resources Management from London Metropolitan University, London, United Kingdom. She is also an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management (ACIPM), as well as a Senior Professional in Human Resources International (SPHRi) from HR Certification Institute (HRCI), and a PPA Certified Practitioner from Thomas International.
Prior to joining NEM Insurance Plc in April 2021, she was the HR Manager at Southern Sun Ikoyi Hotel. Before this, she worked with various organisations in major economic sectors in Nigeria & UK: London Borough of Hackney, Mortgage Express UK, InterContinental Hotel, Lagos and CCP. She is currently the Group Head, Human Resources at NEM Insurance Plc where she is responsible for providing people management solutions and practices that are people driven and able to deliver on organizational strategic direction, corporate values, and philosophies.