Popularly called ‘Coach Sam’, Samuel Obafemi has carved a niche for himself in the Strategy & Operations industry, especially for MSMEs.With more than 2 decades’ experience developed via working in several industries: Manufacturing, Oil and Gas, ICT, and Payment Card infrastructure, Samuel has a huge repertoire of resources that forms the bedrock of solutions. While practising as a Neuroscientist with niches in Stress Management, Emotional Intelligence, Anger Mastery and Peak Performance Coaching within the last 8 years, he consults for businesses into core Strategy & Operations Advising with focus on Business Processes, Change Management, Culture & Business Model Development.
He has consulted (and provided training) extensively for corporate organizations, individuals and groups on Business Process Engineering and Strategy. Principally, Samuel develops content for capacity building, training and development, life coaching and business systems enhancement. He is also a YouWiN Monitor and Consultant to YouWiN SMEs in the NorthCentral Region. Having graduated from the prestigious Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, (formerly Federal University of Technology) Bauchi with a B.Tech (Hons) in Computer Science, Samuel proceeded to acquire professional qualifications in Human Systems. He is the FIRST Nigerian Certified Anger Mastery Coach and Therapist from Century Anger Management Institute (USA), and a Certified Peak Performance, Business and Life Coach (NCFE, UK).
Sam is a Certified Master NLP Practitioner, an Erickssonian Hypnosis Expert, a Neurological Repatterning Therapist, a Performance Consultant, and Results Coach. He is a certified practitioner of Positive Psychiatry with Mental Health from Sydney University Australia as well as trained in Certified Applied Positive Psychology (CAPP) from Flourishing Centre, Pennsylvania USA. Sam is also Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) advocate. He is currently an MBA student of University of Business & International Studies (UBIS), Geneva – Switzerland. He is the current Vice President of Life Coaches Association of Nigeria (LCAN) and also a member of the LCAN Advisory Board. Samuel is a versatile Teacher, Public Speaker, Writer and Business Advisor. He is the Author of some Books including ‘Based on Logistics’, ‘But What Do I Know?’, ‘Fearless Seed’, ‘Rebellion is a Need’, ‘The Vexed God’, ‘My Valleys’, and others.