Obi James

Inclusion & Leadership Expert

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Obi James is a Finnish-Nigerian award-winning Leadership & Inclusion Expert committed to creating inclusive cultures of shared leadership and empowered relationships, where every individual can thrive.

Obi is a globally sought-after facilitator and speaker on leadership, gender equity, anti-racism, allyship and inclusion at international corporate events such as the Global Finance Transformation Summit, Women in Banking & Finance (WIBF) Strategy Day, Bloomberg’s Multicultural and Senior Women’s Forums.

As a Council Member and Trustee, Obi works with the Royal African Society (RAS) to facilitate its mission of amplifying African voices and interests globally.

She has served as a Judge for the annual Business Book Awards, the Africa Investments Forum & Awards (AIFA) and the StartUp Awards National Series.

Obi’s #1 Amazon best-selling book,’ Let Go Leadership – how inclusive leaders share power to drive high performance’ was recently shortlisted as a finalist for the Business Book Awards which will be announced in May 2023.