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Meet Debola Deji-Kurunmi

Visionary | Thought-Leader | Execution Catalyst

Debola Deji-Kurunmi is a polymath, best-selling author, keynote speaker, public policy advisor, corporate trainer, and transformational coach for Visionary Leaders. Through her work of coaching, consulting, and capacity building, Debola deploys her extraordinary gift of unlocking potential in people, institutions, and nations.

Her work of coaching, consulting, and capacity building cut across global, interdenominational ministry (through Kingdom Leaders Global Alliance and FIREBRAND Movement), Professional Coaching Practice (through IMMERSE Coaching Company), as well as Public Policy and Impact Advisory (through Ideation Hub Africa).

A highly sought-after Executive Coach, she is a Certified Visionary Leadership Coach by the Oleg Konovalov Global Coaching Certification, a Gallup Certified Strengths Coach, a Certified Masteries Practitioner by the International Association of Coaching, USA and renown for her archetypical coaching frameworks as well as original assessments.

Debola has been severally recognized for her outstanding leadership impact and has received Awards including...

A distinguished corporate trainer for multinational corporations, SMES, development agencies and government. Debola has delivered executive coaching, team building retreats and senior leadership training for organizations including the World Bank, Luminate Africa (Omidyar Network), Lagos State Government, NLNG, OANDO Foundation, Chams Plc, Pernod Ricard, SEPLAT Energy, Axxela, VFD Bridge, Ventures Garden Group, FSDH amongst others. 

Debola has been severally recognized for her outstanding leadership impact, with her transformational work featured on TV, international news and media. She has received several awards including, the 2014 New Leader for Tomorrow of the Crans Montana Forum, Geneva. 2018 Mandela Washington Fellow by US Government, one of 100 Most Inspiring Nigerian Women 2019, Nigeria’s Leading Coach in 2021, 50 Most Inspiring Women in 2022, Nigeria’s 50 Most Inspiring Authors 2023, ABCD Africa’s 50 Most Impactful Voices 2023, and one of 100 Women Shaping a Better Africa, 2023.

DDK, as she is fondly called, is an author of 25 books to date and has spoken across three continents to emerging and established leaders, especially in Corporate Practice.

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