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West Africa Fellow

Maureen Iyasele


Maureen is the Founder of, an organization with a mission to support SMEs to structure for sustained growth, graduating these businesses from one growth stage to the next. Before Upturn, Maureen founded the JobMag Centre, an 11-year old Job Centre with more than 300 young individuals walking in monthly to access Recruitment and Career Advancement Services. Maureen is a certified Commonwealth Youth Entrepreneurship Trainer, a Clarity 4D Personality Profiler, and a Vital Voices fellow.

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