Alistair King, 2021 Pitcher Awards Heritage Jury President

Olatomide Asher

Director Of Business and Portfolio Growth, Wild Fusion, Lagos

Young Professionals Academy - Digital Juror

About

Olatomide Asher

Olatomide Asher is a strategic marketing management and brand leadership professional with focus on value advocacy– the design and execution of strategy based on identifiable signature strengths to achieve enduring utility. His experience includes business and strategy management positions in practices spanning marketing, business advisory, and digital technology services. Having worked on global brands, partnering with executives at the most senior levels, the effect of his professional contribution on product-to-market implementation is far reaching to Sub-Saharan Africa, the UK, the US and China, cutting across critical sectors such as Healthcare, Consumer Technology, SaaS, Fintech, Non-Profit, Banking, Oil and Gas and FMCG. Currently, he is the director of business and portfolio growth at Wild Fusion where he leads the business’ client and revenue strategy and creative efforts, by applying strategic principles with technology’s lean and agile practices to drive revenue growth and make category-leading clients’ marketing efforts more efficient. In 2018 he was selected as one of the 120 youngest and brightest professionals in the world to watch out for by the Mountbatten Program, following which he received a sponsored invitation to the prestigious MIT Sloan School of Management to join its technology strategy cohort. He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing, UK (MCIM), and regular facilitator on the subject of consumer behavior dynamics, strategy, and the idea of value for brands. He mentors with Venture Capitalists for Africa [VC4A] where he guides African entrepreneurs on executing responsive and divergent business and rapid growth models. Know more about him here.