"True power appreciates with time, my purpose isto support women inaccessing that power.” - Yomi Abiola
Yomi Abiola is a Social Entrepreneur, journalist and thought leader. Atthe core of Yomi’s work is diversity, inclusion and female empowerment. As an international speaker, Yomi has presented atHarvard, Yale, MIT, the United Nations and TED. Yomi’s commitment for change was born from watching her father’s political journey. MKO Abiola was the first man to win a free and fair election in Nigeria.
As a Change Agent, Yomi focuses on the empowerment of women and girls. She is committed to empowering and preparing women to seize and identify opportunities for exponential growth. Yomi is the founder ofStand Up For Fashion (STUFF) a global platform that promotes social accountability and responsibility in the fashion industry. Most recently, Yomi has founded The Fem League, a media platform and incubator that provides an alternative uplifting perspective for women globally. She is a graduateof both Columbia School of Journalism and Sciences Politiques Paris. She currently serves asan associate to the UNESCO Chair for human rights as well asan MIT Legatum Catalyst. She isan editor at Vogue Italia online.