Board of Directors

Prof. Pat Utomi


Prof. Pat Utomi is a fellow of the Institute of Management Consultants of Nigeria, Chairman, Poise Nigeria and founding Senior Faculty of the Lagos Business School-Pan Atlantic University. He was the director of The Centre of Applied Economics at the Lagos Business School. He has served in Senior positions in government, as an adviser to the President of Nigeria; the private sector as Chief Operating Officer for Volkswagen of Nigeria, and in academia. 

Mrs. Mavi Isibor

Founder/ Executive Vice-Chairman

MaviIsibor is the founder of West Africa’s leading Personality and Image Consultancy, and currently sits on the Board as Executive Vice Chairman of Poise Nigeria. As the initiator and visionary of the premier Finishing School in West Africa, Mrs. Isibor’s lifework in the last seventeen years has been to equip and groom business executives with the vital skills needed to succeed in today’s globalized and highly multicultural business environment. In 17 years, she has grown the organization into a group of four subsidiaries: Poise Business Image Consultancy, Poise School of Communication, Poise Graduate Finishing Academy and Ekobits (ICT Academy). With over 36 years of experience in the corporate world, she is recognized in international circles as an authority in the field of Etiquettes, Personality Development, Corporate Image and Branding, Success Strategies, Ethics, and Elocution and Public Speaking.


Mr. Biyi Oladipo


Biyi has had an extremely interesting career culminating in a consulting practice as a Business Transformation and Startup Consultant. Today he runs Fog and Bakers, a firm of Business Startup and Transformation consultants. He was CEO at SIOtel Nigeria Limited a Licensed Unified Telecommunications Service Provider & a member of the Odogwu Group of Companies. He is still involved with SIOtel on consulting and advisory capacity. At SIOtel, he was instrumental to the re-engineering and corporate turnaround of the organization.

Rt. Rev. Dr. Margaret Benson-Idahosa


Archbishop Margaret Benson-Idahosa was born into the Royal lineage of the Benin Kingdom. She was ordained into the ministry on the 24th of May, 1983 and consecrated Bishop in the 5th of April, 1998. This position makes her the first female Pentecostal Bishop of a ministry of this magnitude in Africa and was consecrated the Archbishop in November, 2009.


Chief Mrs. Eniola Fadayomi


With over 40 years of practice, EniolaFadayomi is one of the Nigeria’s most well-known Commercial Lawyers. She started her distinguished working career with Lagos State Ministry of Justice between 1972 and 1979. She was a member, Citizenship Committee and also the Executive Secretary, Council on the Prerogative of Mercy. In 1980, she joined First Bank of Nigeria Plc as Legal Adviser.