Fayo Williams – FESP Mentor


Fayo Williams






Fayo Williams is a licensed ILO (International Labour Office) Start and Improve Your Business (SIYB) Master Trainer, Certified Management Consultant and Learning and Development Specialist (LDS) with a background in Pharmacy. She possesses over 25 years’ experience as an entrepreneur and Safety Professional. Founder/Managing Consultant of Simply Exponential Consult Ltd, owners of EXPONENTIAL HUB, she was appointed into the Ministerial Focal Group on the establishment of the Nigeria Youth Investment Fund (NYIF) on the 17th of August, 2020. She was also a Coach in the African Union - African Governance Architecture (AGA) Virtual Acceleration Program for selected participants of the Youth Innovation Challenge in Democracy and Governance in Africa where her two mentees were amongst the top 5 awardees.

Her volunteering work includes serving on the Lagos State “Ready-Set-Work” initiative for 2 years and an over 5year stint as 1st Vice President, NECA’s Network of Entrepreneurial Women (NNEW).
She recently mentored the all-female team (including University of Lagos students) who won AngelHack 2018 and was appointed as Director of Innovation Support Network (ISN) Hubs with responsibilities for Partnerships and Collaboration.
Fayo Williams is a Council Member of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Nigerian Association of Small Scale Industrialists and active member of the Women’s groups.
Fayo Williams has also been featured by Facebook in collaboration with She Leads Africa on https://shemeansbusiness.fb.com/stories/fayo-williams/


Sector Experience

  • Education & Training
  • Finance
  • Health services
  • Media & Communication



  • Business Management and Administration
  • Fundraising and Investor Relations
  • Business Leadership


Social Media Links

Linkedin - https://www.linkedin.com/in/fayowilliams/

Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/fayowilliams/