About Olusegun Akinade
Olusegun Akinade is the Founder of the Pathfinder Youth Network, a non-governmental youth organization in Lagos, Nigeria charged with the vision of raising purpose-driven youths for maximum impact. He is a social entrepreneur, author, safety professional, and a teens & youth coach with over a decade’s experience in youth development initiatives.
Olusegun holds a BSc. & an MSc. Degrees in Political Science from the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University and the University of Lagos respectively with other certifications in HSE, Digital Marketing, Public Speaking, Leadership Development, Project Management, and others. He is also an alumnus of the Daystar Leadership Academy.
Due to his passion for youths and their overall development, Olusegun Akinade has championed courses on Career discovery, leadership and entrepreneurship development, and employability skills and workplace readiness; for over a decade, has zealously volunteered for, mentored, and coached youths via impactful seminars and training in schools and youth conferences across Nigeria.
His work experience cut across industries ranging from oil & gas, education, and catering.
Olusegun loves youths’ development, human capacity training, and he is passionately devoted to helping young minds become their best for God and the society at large.
The Pathfinder Youth
Founded in October 2016, The Pathfinder Youth Networks is a volunteer-driven and youth development organization with a vision to raise a generation of godly and purpose-driven youths who will become positive change agents within Nigeria and the world at large.
We remain committed to transforming the Nigerian society by empowering her youths in both rural and urban communities with leadership capabilities and hands-on training centred around Purpose Discovery, Personal and Leadership Development, Career & Entrepreneurship initiatives, and HSE (Health, Safety, and Environment).
This is achieved by collaborating with communities, religious bodies, government institutions, the private sector, well-meaning individuals, volunteers, civil society organizations, and other progressive agencies towards building a resourceful and sustainable network geared towards social transformation.