Who We Are - Team Mahadums
Founder and CEO - Stanley Nwankpa
Mahadums was founded by Stanley Nwankpa to provide unique educational support services to Nigerian youths with the aim of helping improve the quality, learning experience and outputs of Nigerian students.
Before he travelled to the United Kingdom for further studies, Stanley worked with the First Bank of Nigeria. He studied Industrial Chemistry and graduated from the prestigious Chemistry Department of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri as one of the best graduands of 2005. As an undergraduate, Stanley founded and managed a small scale paint manufacturing firm until he proceeded to the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme in Nasarawa State where he taught Mathematics and Chemistry to secondary school students at Government Technical College, Agwada.
While in the United Kingdom, Stanley successfully completed his Masters Degree in Environmental Protection and Management at the prestigious University of Edinburgh. He also has a Higher National Diploma in Business from Edinburgh College, a Bachelors Degree in Business Management with Entrepreneurship from Edinburgh Napier University and is currently completing his PhD in Waste Management and Social Enterprise at Queen Margaret University Edinburgh.
Stanley has trained, qualified and worked as a Healthcare Professional, amassing over 4.5 years experience in the United Kingdom. He is a certified professional banker by the Chattered Banker Institute in the United Kingdom and works part time with one of the elite financial institutions in the country. Between those, Stanley has founded Illumes Sphere Ltd, Tiqqette Collection UK (an independent fashion label with particular interest in African Couture) and PRrONTO (an online marketplace for African Groceries, world foods and specialist products and services).
Stanley describes himself as a researcher, social entrepreneur and an aspiring academic. A devout Adventist and family man, Stanley believes that Nigeria's biggest and most important resources are her youths and that the internet and globalisation provides an enormous platform to develop the youths that will take Nigeria to the higher echelons of economic, social, political and environmental sustainability.
Please feel free to reach Stanley and or any member of his Mahadums team with any suggestions and or questions through the contact form here.
Technology & Process - Charles Offiong
Charles Offiong has joined Team Mahadums as the Partner, Technology & Process and the Country Director for Nigeria.
He is a First Class Honours graduate of Industrial Chemistry from the Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO), Imo State and hails from Cross River State, Nigeria. Charles attended the prestigious Hope Waddell Training Institution, Calabar, Cross River State before proceeding to FUTO in 1997, where he graduated as the second ever 1st Class Honours graduand of the department of Chemistry in 2002.
Charles has over 12 years working experience in banking operations, financial control and advisory services, customer relationship management, ICT and educational consultancy. He started his career with Access Bank Plc in 2004, where he left to venture into Agriculture by establishing a poultry farm of over 1000 birds in 2007. He got his fingers burnt in the process but learnt his lessons of entrepreneurship. He later joined O J McCoy Limited, a financial advisory and change management firm in 2010 as the Partner, Financial Advisory, where he managed and boosted the bottom line of several clients' portfolios.
Following his passion for ICT and education, he left O J McCoy in 2012 to establish June 25 Technologies Enterprise, a software development and educational consultancy firm. They are the developers of the Students Performance Evaluation & Reporting Manager (SPERM), a result management and administration module used in some secondary schools in Lagos State, Nigeria. In October 2015, he established the Greater Minds Tutors, as a subsidiary of June 25 Technologies Enterprise to coach students for external and international examinations like WAEC, JAMB, SAT, TOEFL, GRE, Cambridge A' Level & IGCSE. He owns and runs the Greater Minds Tutors blog (gmtacademy.blogspot.com) - an online science tutorials and motivational blog.
Charles brings wealth of experience in educational consultancy and content management system to Team Mahadums. He is a loving and caring husband and a dependable father.