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21st August 2017
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Intafact Hero's Foundation

“Empowering the next generation of entrepreneurs by exposing them to
modern business management, mentorship, training and funding through the provision of seed fund. Ensuring that the growth of their businesses have a multiplier effect on the Nigerian economy.”

The Intafact Hero’s Foundation was established by Intafact Beverages Limited, based on the understanding that the economic success of nations worldwide is the result of encouraging and rewarding the entrepreneurial spirit. The objective of the Foundation is developing and empowering youths, through entrepreneurship and skills acquisition. The focus will be on youths in the following states: Abia, Anambra, Benue, Delta, Ebonyi, Edo, Enugu and Imo states.

The Foundation aims to create, develop and promote an entrepreneurship culture amongst young people, through the provision of material support and the promotion of business culture.

Board of Trustees

Obi of Onitsha
HIS MAJESTY
NNAEMEKA ACHEBE, CFR, mni,
Chairman

His Majesty is the Obi of Onitsha and Chancellor of Kogi State University and Ahmadu Bello University. He is also the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Intafact Beverages Limited. He had a 30-year career with the Royal Dutch Shell Petroleum Group of Companies in Nigeria and overseas. He was educated at Stanford and Columbia Universities in the U.S.A and also attended
the National Institute for Policy
and Strategic Studies, Kuru.

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Prof Okunna
PROF. CHINYERE STELLA OKUNNA
Trustee

Professor Okunna is the Head of the Department of Mass Communication at Nnamdi Azikiwe University (UNIZIK), Awka, and Director of UNIZIK 94.1 FM Community Radio. She has previously served as a commissioner in the Anambra State Government.

Prof Okunna got her MA from Centre for Mass Communication Research, University of Leicester, England;
and her PhD from University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria.

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Chike Onyejekwe
CHIKE ONYEJEKWE
Trustee

Mr. Onyejekwe is a Geologist with extensive and solid experience in the oil and gas industry within and outside Nigeria in a variety of working and leadership roles covering exploration, development, project maturation and operations. He is a former Managing Director of Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo), Shell’s Deep Water operations.

He is an alumnus of the Ashridge Business School London and Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania USA.

Otunba Daramola
OTUNBA MICHAEL DARAMOLA
Trustee

Otunba Daramola is the Country Corporate Affairs & Strategy Director for SABMiller in Nigeria. He is also the chairman of the Board of Directors of International Breweries Plc, Ilesha. Otunba Daramola previously served as the Managing Director of International Breweries Plc, Ilesha. He is a seasoned Economist with 30years working experience and a fellow of several professional bodies/Associations.

Yolanda Chirwa
YOLANDE CHIRWA
Trustee

Ms.  Chirwa is the Human Resources Director for SABMiller Africa (Nigeria). She comes from a strong background and collective experience in numerous aspects of HR Management. Prior to her present assignment she had served in various capacities within the
SABMiller Group.

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Lukas Van-deventer
LUKAS DANIEL VAN-DEVENTER
Trustee

Mr. Van Deventer is the General Manager of Intafact Beverages Ltd, Onitsha. He is also a Director of the company. He has more than 20 years’ experience with SABMiller, having served in various posts in South Africa
and other African countries.

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