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Africa Advocate

About Ada

Ada is the Forbes Africa Business Woman of the year 2021.

As an award-winning entrepreneur, investor, Board director, and passionate African development advocate she has a successful track record with 20 years experience in private equity investing, development finance, public policy and startup venture-building.

She is Managing Partner of Agrolay Ventures, an angel investment firm that has deployed seed capital into some of Africa’s fastest-growing startups. She’s also the Founder of Nuli, an innovative farm-to-table beverage brand and restaurant chain that uses fresh, locally- grown agriculture produce sourced from smallholder farmers in Nigeria.


As a successful female entrepreneur, angel investor, innovator and change-maker, Ada frequently shares insights at various local and global events.


As a successful woman entrepreneur, innovator and changemaker, Ada has spoken at many conferences and meetings nationwide.