Femi Taiwo serves as the Executive Director of LEAP Africa. Prior to this, Femi was the founding Executive Director of Eagles HOPE Foundation (H.O.P.E- Helping Other People Excel), a non-profit initiated by the Covenant University Alumni Association. He sits on the Board of United Nations Global Compact Nigeria, Celebration Church International, among others. Femi holds a MSc degree in Innovation Management & Entrepreneurship from Manchester Business School, where he focused his research on Social Entrepreneurship. He completed his BSc in computer science at Covenant University. Femi and his wife (Demi) are blessed with a beautiful daughter, Grace.