Tolagbe Martins

Tolagbe Martins is a communications and strategy professional with extensive public-private partnership experience. Drawing on a varied career path spanning healthcare, aviation, and manpower outsourcing, she has deep logistics and operational start up experience. She has worked on change management, stakeholder engagement as well as flagship municipal and infrastructure projects at the subnational level.

In her capacity as the Executive Director, Growing Businesses Foundation, she has direct responsibility for deepening GBF’s service delivery at the Bottom of the Pyramid. She holds a BSc in Psychology & Philosophy and an MSc in Organizational Social Psychology from the

London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). She is very passionate about fostering development networks particularly through the peer mentoring model and serves on several committees and foundations including Gratia Fidelis Caritas, a women’s empowerment NGO; and the Shuga Limb Foundation.