Victoria Madedor(CMC, FIMC, FIAMN) is an Agribusiness Expert (BDSP Consultant).
Victoria holds a B.Agric in Agricultural Economics from the University of Benin, Edo State, Masters in Business Administration (MBA) and currently pursuing Masters in Marketing and Innovation (MA) at the Metropolitan School Of Business UK . She is an experienced Business Development Consultant with a focus on the Agricultural Sector While Victoria’s previous roles had a leaning towards Information Technology, upon joining BOI-ITC, her passion for the agro-allied sector was re-ignited as she began to work on developing the businesses of SME’s in that sector. In other to successfully understand the SME space she has undergone several trainings with London Business School (MOOC), Lagos Business School, Metropolitan School Of Business UK, and Centre for Development Innovation, Wageningen UR Netherlands
She is currently the Agribusiness Expert at BOI Investment and Trust Company, a subsidiary of the Bank of Industry Nigeria, a Fellow Institute of Management Consultants (FIMC), a Senior Member Chartered Institute of Public Diplomacy and Management, and Fellow Institute of Agribusiness Management Nigeria. Her passion for youth and women development has prompted her to volunteer as mentor for Google Accelerator Launch Pad (2017), Lagos State Government Ready Set Work Program (2017), International Business Accelerator (2018), which has improved the lives of over 82 youths and women.
She has worked as Resource person for Post-Harvest Loss Alliance for Nutrition (PLAN), TLS services Ltd, Edo Women for Agriculture and Enterprises to mention a few, Lagos State Ministry of Health and Environment, Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture, Lagos State Ministry of Education. She is an advocate for Agribusiness growth in Nigeria and a subject matter Speaker.
She currently sits as Board adviser for Umuebe Farms Ltd, Braval Apparel Nig. Ltd, Lexcel Plastics and Products Ltd, Edo Women for Agriculture and Enterprises, ANDA Ltd (Ghana) and Freeway Farms Nig. Ltd.
Victoria is the Initiator of SlumInclusion, an advocacy program aimed at financially including youths that are vulnerable and disadvantaged in Nigeria through Agribusiness schemes. She is co-initiator of the SupportforAfricaSMEs aimed at propagating hope to entrepreneurs’ during the COVID-19 by sharing their stories of innovation, creativity, struggles and successes on social media.