John Akoji is a Project Manager - marketing and distribution in Nigeria. He focuses on new partnership acquisition and development, growing of sales force and building their capacity through various training initiatives. He is responsible for the development and Implementation of behavioral change campaigns aimed at impacting people at the base of the pyramid.
He has 8 years FMCG and 2 years Solar Industry experience working for/ leading sales and marketing teams with exceptional results in sales distribution and volume/value targets, BTL marketing/promotions, training and capability developments of sales teams with multinational companies such as Procter & Gamble (Oracle Experiential Agency), L’Oreal, Duracell, GLP and Farm Fresh.
John holds a first degree in Agriculture (Agricultural Economics) from the Federal College of Land Resources Technology (FECOLART) , Kuru and MBA (Marketing specialization) from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (ABU, Zaria) with other certifications in management, sales and marketing. Besides sales and marketing John is passionate about touching lives, this he expresses through a nonprofit organization (Singles Oasis) he founded in 2012 to support youth, children and women in area such as tuition fees, feeding, business capital, free empowerment