I offer expertise in: Recipe/menu development Catering Staffing Food stalls Food trucks Private dining
Experience creating critical KPA’s & KPI’s to track and improve efficiency and reporting strategies. Globalization and investment into developing countries impose the need for organisations to review their organisational structures, to incorporate new statutory and legal requirements which will have a direct influence on the operational policies and procedures in a decentralised business model. Due to my exposure to diverse operational environments and with unique human capital infrastructure, I can design and implement strategic policies and procedures creating a sustainable trading environment.
I provide customized and refined events and activations, based on customer targets. The scale of the events range from quaint, invite-only events to large scale events and activations.
I aim to ignite businesses through incubation services for entrepreneurs, pre-ventures, informal start-ups, nascent, survivalist and micro sized companies. The services offered are: Business Plans Linkage to access private or public incubators Incubation of Incubators Incubation Events Management
I specialize in: Event Management Account Management Client Services and Strategy Some clients include: Private Schools University Departments Advertising Agencies Corporate Organizations
Professional Experience: Partner/Director PAMP (Pan African MarketPlace) Sep 2019 – Present Kigali -Rwanda Director DESTINY GARDEN VOLUNTOURISM Apr 2019 – Present Mombasa and Kigali Educator GLG (Gerson Lehrman Group) Jul 2009 – Present Executive Director Destiny Garden Education Centre May 2009 - Present Mombasa-Kenya Lead Consultant Watering Africa Limited Feb 2015 - Sep 2019 Bamburi-Mombasa
Core Competencies: - Business Development and Networking; Piloting and Refining; Scale and Sustainability - Monitoring and Evaluation; Quality Assurance; Content Development; Impact Assessment Professional Experience: Celestine Ukpere Consulting Chief Executive Officer (November 2019 - Present) Founder (November 2017 - Present) Senior Project Lead (November 2019 - Present) Digify Africa Consulting Program Manager August 2019 - Present Norwegian Refugee Council Consultant Project Lead November 2019 - Present Startup Grind Director, Kajiado Kenya June 2019 - Present Google Digital Skills For Africa Consultant June 2018 - Present WEF Education & Skills Expert January 2017 - Present Celestine Ukpere Consulting, Google Digital Literacy Programme,Intel She will Connect Training and Online Curriculum Development Specialist July 2016 - Present (3 years 9 months) Eastern African, Southern African Countries Proportion Foundation Independent Consultant June 2016 - December 2018
HR Competencies include: - HR Strategy & Startup - People & Change Management - HR Processes & Reengineering Professional Experience: November 2018 – Date: Founder and Managing Partner Protégé Management May 2015 – October 2016: Head of HR Louis Valentino Group Nigeria Limited, Nigeria August 2011 – April 2015: HR Transformation Advisor Christopher - Kings & Associates, Nigeria October 2007 - April 2009: HR Recruitment Assistant CollingGridge Consultancy, York, United Kingdom January 2006 - August 2007: HR Executive Naturemark Services, Nigeria
Recent Professional Experience: January 2019 - Present Zixtech Corporation Corporate office: Delaware, USA, Head Office: Limbe, Cameroon Founder/CEO Investment and Business Advisory Aug 2016– Present Zixtech HUB, Sokolo Limbe (www.hub.zixtechorganization.org) Incubator / Accelerator / Business Development Centre Direcor / Trainer Dec 2016 – Present Leadership Development Association, Sokolo Limbe (www.lda.international) Association President Jan 2016 – Present Entrepreneurs Initiative, Sokolo Limbe (www.entrepreneursinitiative.com) Aug 2010 – Present Zixtech Organization, Sokolo Limbe (www.zixtechorganization.org) Social Enterprise Executive Director/ Website Developer/ IT trainer January 2015 – Jan 2016 World Builders International Finland (www.wbi.info) International Organization Website Designer/ Webmaster June 25 – December 2014 AMAIDI international (www.amaidi.org) Country Coordinator (Cameroon) Oct 2013- Jan 2016 King Black Organization (www.kingblack1.org) IT Trainer / Consultant / Partner Oct 2010 – Dec 2015 Saint Jude’s Organization, Limbe (www.saintjudesarmy.org) Coordinator Sept 2011 – Oct 2011 ASWA RUDEP Buea IT/ Resource Person Jan 2010 – Dec 2012 Institute of Research and Agricultural Development (IRAD) Batoke Limbe IT Technician
• Retail Brand and Operation Management • P&L Management • SOP Development and Implementation • Franchise Development and Management • Project Management • Retail Layout & Design • Regional Management • E-commerce Setup and Management • Stock Control • Business Development • Relationship Management & Contract Negotiation • Recruitment, Training and Development • Product Distribution • Brand Activation PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: Managing Partner (South Africa | UAE) Brands for Africa Pty Ltd July 2018 - Current Consulting General Manager (South Africa) Sharaf Retail Group - Forever 21 August 2018 - Current General Manager (UAE) Sharaf HQ Investment - Adventure HQ March 2016 - May 2018 Head of Retail (UAE) RM Retail - The Toy Store Oct 2015 - Mar 2016 Head of Operations & HR Sharaf HQ Investment - Adventure HQ Nov 2010 - Oct 2015 Operations Manager (Middle East) Al Mana Fashion Group Dec 2008 - Nov 2010 Regional Area Manager - Sports Division Nakheel Retailcorp (UAE) Go Sport, Nike, Sports Direct, Lonsdale May 2005 - Dec 2008