Profile

Mrs. Olubunmi Kuforiji (MD/Founder)

Apprentice Baker limited

Mrs. Olubunmi Folashade Kuforiji is the current Managing Director/CEO of Erika Multi Services Limited, a company renown for the production of Icing sugar, browning, Brown Sugar and Custard. She is widely regarded as a private sector expert in business research and development, change management, strategic initiative, business planning and corporate strategies. An astute banker, passionate motivator, compelling innovator, an inspirational leader and a communicator per excellence.

Mrs. Kuforiji has an enviable record in the banking industry with over 15 years of exemplary banking experience during which she contributed immensely to the growth and development of United Bank for Africa Plc. and Spring Bank (now Heritage Bank Plc.) in various capacities. As Branch Manager at United Bank for Africa Plc. She managed the liquid asset of the bank to the tune of N3.5 billion. Mrs. Kuforiji rose to the position of Profit Centre Manager, where she met and interacted with “High Networth Individuals” to enhance the profitability of both parties i.e. the bank and the individuals. It was no suprise when she honourably left the banking industry (corporate world) to further spread her inherent business acumen to the baking industry (business world).”The Banking Industry’s Loss is the Baking Industry’s Gain.” 

Mrs Kuforiji holds a B.Sc Hons degree in Marine Biology from the University of Lagos with and an Executive Master degree in Business Strategy from Metropolitan University London. She is a member of The International Cake Exploration Society. She is the Visioner and Convener of “The Apprentice Baker” Reality TV Show, where participants cum contestants would be empowered (trained and equiped) with entrepreneurial skills and business ethics using the Reality TV Show format to further boost the marketability of the contestants during and after the show. Mrs Kuforiji achievements have not gone unnoticed.

She has received several awards and recognition for her unparalleled contributions to both the corporate and business world and also the society at large. She is happily married and blessed with children.

Management Team

Michael Dada

Content Director

He consults for brands and corporate organizations on how to leverage online space and platforms (web and social media) to build and enhance their visibility, reach and influence to attract more paying clients and raving fans to their businesses.

Folashade Omole

Facility Director

Mrs Folashade is a Baker of many years and has worked with many upcoming Bakers establish a career in the baking industry

Akeem Babs

Project Director

Project Consultant for the TAB reality Show. He is the C.E.O Root Entertainment, an Event Consultant with 21 years experience in event/Stage Management

Zainab Kareem

Marketing Manager

A graduate of History and International studies from the prestigious Lagos State University. Head of marketing department Apprentice bakers show

Seun Olubiyi

I.T. Manager

He has been in the IT Industry for over 10 years. He is currently the I.T. Manager for the Apprentice Baker show.