The HKS Nigeria Alumni Association fosters a community of its alumni to continue the school’s public service mission through programming that inspires graduates to expand their knowledge, network, and impact on the world. Our Board Members support this mission through a variety of activities over the course of the year as guided through our By-Laws.
Meet Our Board
Mr. Nweke was the Director General of the Nigeria Economic Summit group, a platform for public-private sector cooperation on Nigeria’s economic development. As the Director General, he ensured the recommendations from the annual Nigerian Economic Summit were considered by the Federal Executive Council, Nigeria’s highest decision-making body. He worked conscientiously to transform the NESG into a world-class think-tank by fostering partnerships with the World Economic Forum, Brookings Institute and the Center for the Study of the Economies of Africa, among others.
He holds an MPA from Harvard Kennedy School of Government, an MBA from Bayero University Kano, and a Bsc. in Agriculture from Usman Dan Fodio University, Sokoto, Nigeria. He was honoured by the London Graduate School – Commonwealth University with a Doctorate Degree in Business Administration (DBA) Honoris Causa in recognition of his service, and outstanding contributions to society.
Innocent received his Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Political Science from the University of Michigan Ann-Arbor, and his Master’s degree in Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.
Adaora earned an MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School in 2018, where she was awarded the Eric Yankah Award for outstanding contribution to the Harvard Kennedy School and co-chaired the 2018 Harvard Africa Development Conference. She has an M.Sc. in Analysis and Design of Management Information Systems from the London School of Economics and a B.Sc. in Accounting and Financial Management from the University of Buckingham, UK. She is an AILA Fellow with the Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), Washington D.C. Her interests include, financial inclusion, empowering women in local communities and educating the girl child. She is married with three children and lives in Abuja, Nigeria.
Kunmi’s B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees are both in Economics, from University of Ibadan, and University of Lagos, respectively and completed Executive Education at Harvard Kennedy School. He is a proud Rotarian and Paul Harris Fellow, who loves sports and enjoys networking with new cultures. He is happily married with children.
Victoria has a Master’s International Public Policy from University College London and a BA (First Class) in French from University of Lagos and completed Executive Education at Harvard Kennedy School. She is proficient in English, Yoruba, and French and a beginner in Mandarin Chinese. She is one of the 2018 YNaija top 10 voices in policy in Nigeria and a 2018 Obama Foundation Leader in Africa.