Saturday, November 11 2023

8:30am to 12:30pm

Ecobank Pan African Centre (EPAC), 270 B1, Ozumba Mbadiwe Avenue, Victoria Island, Lagos

About YPLagos

Exclusively convened for young professionals aged between 19 and 30 years old. Participants must be graduates (employed, self-employed or in between jobs), including serving youth corpers

On Saturday, November 11, we would have 35 tables in the room. Each table will have one leading executive as a mentor engaging 8 young professionals. Mentoring will take place over breakfast.

Benefit from answers, insights, experiences and guidance offered by a mentor and also from everyone else on your table in addition to forming new relationships.

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Participation fee:

N1,000 only

Event venue:

Ecobank Pan African Centre (EPAC),
270 B1, Ozumba Mbadiwe Avenue,
Victoria Island, Lagos 

Every participant gets:

  • access to plenary and mentoring sessions
  • Conference materials
  • breakfast
  • a certificate of attendance signed by each participant’s mentor
  • The opportunity to be part of EndeavourLagos and win N250,000.


Aderonke Akpata

Head of HR (Commercial) Lafarge Africa Plc

Olumide Lawson

Partner, Sahel Capital

Alawusa Adewuyi

Company Secretary ARM Holding Company

Adeolu Adeyemi

Country Manager, IT Shell Nigeria

Kayode Olubiyi

Head, Digital Transactions UBA Group

Olayinka Oni

Executive Director, Sterling bank

Yemi Ogunmoyela

Group Chief Compliance Officer, First Bank of Nigeria

Aderonke Adeyegbe

Chief Executive Officer Comercio Limited

Damilola Aloba

Partner, Ernst & Young

Morakinyo Animasaun

Co-Founder, Wimika RMS Technologies Ltd

Sola Aiyepeku

Executive Chairman, Lagos States Sports Commission

Taiwo Peters

Chief Operating Officer, Uhuru Investment Partners

Femi Ogunsanlu

Lead Dentist Odontoville Dental Clinics

Olu Adedayo

CEO, Preston Group

Kayode Oluwasegun-Ojo

Managing Partner, Florychen

Gbenga Adenuga

CEO, ethnocreative

Abasiama Idaresit

MD, Wild Fusion

Deola Adejuyigbe

Managing Director, Serve Consulting

Babatola Akinkugbe

Managing Director, Arabella Landscape Ltd

Dele Adeyinka

Chief Digital Officer, Polaris Bank

Deji West

Founder, Westsons

Rotimi Akinfenwa

CEO, Song 23 Productions

Bioye Davies

CEO, Senantra Limited

Gbemisola Adebayo

CEO, Hegai & Esther Cosmetics

Kolawole Oyeyemi

CEO Axiom Intel Ltd

Dayo Sokoya

Head, Commercial Banking (Lagos & South West Nigeria) Stanbic IBTC Bank

Ayopeju Njideaka

Lead Consultant, NurtureHouse Consulting

Bunmi Otuniga

Head, Culture & Talent Management, Ecobank Nigeria

Alero Imo

Managing Director, Cyrus Doors & Joinery

Dotun Akande

Founder Patrick Speech & Language Centre

Gbemi Odusote

Director & Head of Academics, Nigerian Law School, Lagos

Tunde Odusote

Co-Founder, Allergy & Asthma Clinics, Lagos

Oreoluwa Boboye

CEO, Jobberman Nigeria


Carol Oyedeji

Deputy MD Ecobank Nigeria

Registration is now closed

Endeavour Lagos

Endeavour Lagos is a contest open to young entrepreneurs under 30 operating in Lagos.

Contestants must be young graduates (30 years or below), currently running full time or as a side gig. This business must be registered and must have been in operation before 19th October, 2023. One winner gets a grant of N250,000. To participate, you must sign up for YP Lagos and must attend the event.

Endeavour Lagos Grant Contest now closed


What is YPLagos?

YPLAGOS is a mentoring platform for young professionals who must be graduates and must be between the ages of 19 and 30. On the day of the event, we would have 55 tables in the hall. There will be one mentor (an industry leader) per table surrounded by 9 young professionals. Young professionals get the opportunity to ask questions, gain insights and connect with a mentor.

Can I choose my mentor?

Unfortunately, you can’t. However, we will try and match you with a mentor that is close to your expressed interest. However, please note that our selected mentors are leaders who have diverse experience that will be of benefit to you in a lot of ways than it may appear.

How much is it to register?

₦1,000 per person. Your registration is confirmed after you make a payment.

Is this the first of time you’re hosting this type of event?

No. Our first YP event held in 2015. To see what we have done over the year, please visit

How long will the event last?

It will run from 8.30am to 12:30pm