About – ‘wale TEJUMADE
Wale Tejumade is a value driven and result oriented man with penchant for excellence. A dedicated HR Professional with years of experience managing a full spectrum of Human Resources programs, services and functions with special proficiencies in Learning & Development, Talent Management, Recruitment and General HR.
He is a graduate of Accountancy from The Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro and holds First Degree in the same discipline from Lagos State University. Tejumade possesses Diploma certificate in Human Resources, Diploma in Human Psychology and Certificate in Leadership and Emotional Intelligence from Case Western Reserve University, Ohio, USA. He has competencies in Emotional, Social and Cognitive Intelligence (ESCi).
Teju is a Chartered Management Consultant and holds the Accredited Management Consultant license from the National Academy of Management Consultants (NAMC). He is also a Fellow of the International Management Consultants Board (IMCB), USA.
Prior to starting VVC, He was the Head, HR & Corporate Training of Sinbol Consulting Ltd. He is currently the Lead Consultant of VVC Consulting Ltd, Senior Consultant Inspiro Consulting Ltd, General Manager, Yabatech Consult eLearning Centre and the C.O.O of AYP Consulting Ltd.
A Former Banker
With experiences garnered in different banks and units, Teju’ as he is fondly called, started his career in banking with the Financial Institution Marketing Unit of GTBank PLC. With this root in banking, he proceeded to FCMB PLC where he worked in all spheres of Branch Banking Operations including Customer Service and Funds Transfer.
A Human Resource Management Consultant
After a fulfilling Career in Banking, he took a bow to follow his passion for Human Capacity Development and joined Sinbol Consulting Ltd; A Human Resource Management Consulting firm based in Victoria Island, Lagos as an Associate Consultant.
While at Sinbol Consulting, Teju was able to garner skills and build core competencies in human resources management spanning HR Generalist Affairs, Learning and Development (Training), HR Strategy interpretation and implementation, Recruitment & Outsourcing, Talent Management, Crafting HR policies, Employee On-boarding & Induction, Benefits/Payroll Administration amongst others.
Within eight months of joining Sinbol Consulting, having demonstrated rare commitment on the job and pioneered many firsts, Tejumade was promoted to Senior Management level and became the Head of the company’s consulting group, interfacing with its numerous clients and leading his team in offering bespoke consulting services.
An A+ Training Facilitator
Tejumade is also an astute and inspiring Corporate Trainer of high repute to various organizations. He has led and co-led several highly impactful training sessions at all levels in both private and government owned organizations among which are Communication and Business Presentations Skills, Change Management, Process Mapping, Performance Management, Emotional Intelligence (EI), Customer Focus and various soft skills training. Some of the brands that have experienced Tejumade’s expertise include: Reddington Multispecialist Hospital, Cashcraft Asset Management Ltd, Lagos State Government, First Bank PLC, Ikeja Electric, Skye Bank, Christ Embassy, GEMSTONE, FifthGear Plus, BeaconHill, Kleinburg Medical, Federal Ministry of Works and Housing among many others
A Corporate Activator
Highly respected for being a change driver and an intelligent Brand & Business Strategist, Teju has been involved in various strategy sessions of organizations seeking enhanced performances and corporate growth. He has also led a number of company retreats where members of staff were inspired and empowered to become better employees.
Wale Tejumade is sought after by many organizations as a turn-around expert, offering practical and bespoke ideas to his growing list of clientele. He is a Corporate Workforce Activator that has added incredible values to not only the effectiveness and corporate productivity of his clients, but also to their bottom line.
A Speaker and Life Coach
A gifted motivational speaker who has graced several platforms both home and abroad, testimonials abound of Tejumade’s ability to speak a word in season, connect and bond with his audience flawlessly. He is no doubt blessed with great oratory abilities. He has honoured numerous invites to speak at various conferences, churches, seminars, schools and youth gatherings.
Tejumade is also a Life Coach and Peak Performance Expert who has coached individuals and corporate executives, helping them to achieve their goals and be all that they can be. With his flagship coaching and motivational platform widely known as Lofty Heights, he inspires many lives with tremendous testimonials from the readers and listeners of his life transforming messages. He is the Host of Lofty Heights with Wale Tejumade, a foremost Life Coaching Radio Programme airing on Noun FM 105.9 Lagos.
A Man of Many Fronts
Tejumade’s visions are to Inspire Lives, Transform Organizations and Build Nations. These he lives for.
To the many lives that have been in his speaking and coaching engagements, he is described as AN INSPIRATION. To the various organizations that have experienced his management consulting expertise by way of training and other consulting interventions, he is seen as A TRANSFORMER and change driver. For his stance on good governance and active involvement in National Transformation Projects, Tejumade is regarded as A NATION BUILDER.
He is an Ambassador of the GEMSTONE Nation Builders Foundation founded by the highly revered National Strategist, Fela Durotoye. Tejumade believes in the GEMSTONE’s vision of making Nigeria the World’s most desirable Nation to live in by December 31st 2025. This is being achieved by offering free trainings on Value Based Leadership to various people in different sectors of the Nation.
Tejumade has chosen the Education Sector of Nigeria’s Economy as his National Transformation Project, and he is actively involved in seeing that the decadence in this sector is addressed. This made him to found the ProjectPYE – Pass Your Exams, going to schools to share on the need for Academic Excellence to Students at various levels. He is the author of the best-selling book, “Overcoming Examination Failure”.
He is the Convener of Lofty Heights Conference – An annual conference with hundreds of attendees, designed to empowering the participants be the best at their chosen fields and live a purposeful life that is built on excellence.
Wale Tejumade has featured and granted interviews to various print, TV, radio and online media houses among which are Channels TV, Kingdom Africa DSTV 345, The Guardian Newspaper, Television Continental – TVC, Inspiration FM 92.3, Daily Trust Newspaper and Radio Continental 102.3 FM, Lagos.
He is also an unashamed Minister of the Gospel and worships with the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG).
Wale Tejumade is joyfully married and blessed with two amazing Children. He lives in the city of Lagos, West Africa, Nigeria, with his family.