About The Speaker
Jane Oma Okoro
President of Upside Africa and Leadership Coach. Jane Oma Okoro is a seasoned professional in Executive Coaching, Leadership Development and Strategy, Diversity and Inclusion management as well as Change Management. With over 15 years of experience in training and consultancy projects in the private sector covering People and Organization, her work also cuts across the non-profit and social impact sector. Born in Nigeria and currently living in Spain, Jane has consulted, trained and coached business executives in many countries in Europe and Africa. Jane is the founder and President of Upside Africa, an organization which focuses on inspiring, supporting and promoting entrepreneurs and professionals of African descent, women empowerment as well as diaspora engagement. She is also the founder of The Mother Eagle Mentoring Academy, a platform that provides mentoring for African women and youths from all walks of life. Jane is a Senior Fellow and member of the Advisory Council of The Migrant Changemakers Programme by Ashoka Foundation in Spain. She is also a member of SIETAR Europa (Society of Intercultural Education, Training and Research), SIETAR Spain and the Special Interest Group – Africa team of SIETAR Global. Jane holds a BA in Business Administration and Management from EU Business School (Barcelona), a certificate in Intercultural Management from ESCP Europe and a certificate in Global Diplomacy from SOAS London. She is fluent in English, Igbo and Spanish.