Mary Fashanu is a Business Development Consultant and Coach with over a decade experience in creating strategy for start-ups, corporate organizations & public institutions. She particularly focuses on helping people structure, scale and sustain their businesses.
She is the Founder of MaryFash Limited, a leading consultancy operating from Manchester, United Kingdom, with specialty in Value Chain, Change Management & Business Strategy.
Over the course of her career, she has cofounded a number of companies including ISOKO Y’AFRIKA (African Market), a media, publishing & research organization focused on spotlighting African Brands and exposing them to investors in local & global markets.
She was also a Co-Founder/Chief Operating Officer of Vendii, an ecommerce platform that connects high end event vendors with individual event planners, whose service they need.
With her extensive experience in business strategy & development, she constantly renders business coaching sessions for students and professionals, and helps them in creating roadmaps to turn their passion to profit.
Mary is an alumnus of Aston Business School where she studied International Business and Management. She also acquired a Bachelor in Business (BIB) degree from Grenoble Ecole de Management, Grenoble, France. She is a certified Executive Coach, and an Associate of Institute of Enterprise and Entrepreneurs (AMIOEE).
She is incredibly passionate about helping start-ups reach their business goals, by identifying gaps in their market, and organizing their resources to exploit these. She is passionate about entrepreneurship, traveling and volunteering.