Lanre Messan

Lanre Messan
  • Chief Innovation Officer, Infinite Impact, Nigeria

Business and social innovator with interests in enterprise development, technology, entertainment and food processing. Has developed ideas that have become profitable ventures for over 100 active young entrepreneurs in Nigeria employing about 500 staff and raising over US$ 300,000 in start-up capital to aid their business growth. Chief Innovation Officer, Infinite Impact. Recipient of several international and local awards for entrepreneurial and social pursuits, including: World Bank 100 Best Author International Essay Competition (2006); LEAP/Nokia Youth Leadership Awards (2008); African Business Leaders Forum 101 Young African Leaders (2007).