Hansatu Adegbite is a dedicated leader in the social sector, committed to driving positive change in society. As the Executive Director of WIMBIZ in Lagos, she leads initiatives aimed at empowering women and fostering gender equality. Holding a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Abuja and an MBA from Business School Netherlands, she also boasts certifications from prestigious institutions such as Harvard Business School.

Her influence extends beyond WIMBIZ as she holds significant roles in esteemed organizations like the African Development Bank and UN Women, where she focuses on advancing women’s economic empowerment. Hansatu’s exceptional leadership has been recognized with accolades such as the 2022 Woman of Excellence Award and the Voice of Women 2022 Woman of the Year Award, underscoring her remarkable contributions to social development and gender parity.

In addition to her professional commitments, Hansatu actively engages with various boards and advisory committees, volunteering her time to further initiatives promoting women’s economic empowerment. She is also known for her inspirational speeches, which inspire others to join her in the pursuit of a more equitable and inclusive society.