Dr Benedicta Oyiana is a Partner responsible for Shared Services and People at Platform Capital. She is an international business psychologist, and HR leader with almost two decades experience spanning the FMCG, Oil & Gas Banking and Management consulting industries focusing on business process review and development from providing business advisory services to SMEs. Her expertise spans performance and talent. management, L&D, change management, cultural transformation, OD, and M&A to mention a few.
She is actively involved in the youth mentoring and women empowerment space and has several youth and gender developmental initiatives under her belt. She is a published researcher with focus on Gender mainstreaming. She is passionate about human motivation, personal reengineering, coaching and mentoring, and peak performance having identified these as key ingredients to social development.
Dr Benedicta obtained her PhD in Psychology (specializing in Organizational Psychology). An alumni of the prestigious Lagos Business School having obtained an MBA in General management (2010). She holds a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from Delta state university. A Member of the Chartered Institute of personnel management (MCIPM), and a Life time member of Psi Chi in recognition of her outstanding scholastic achievements. She is a Mentor on both the Lagos Business School Alumni and WIMBIZ Mentoring Programs.
She currently volunteers as Deputy Director for Education on the LEAF Initiative, a Pan Nigerian development group of young technocrats.
Her research background equips organizations and leaders in diagnostics and investigation, data collection and analytics relevant for sound decision making. Her imperative is to equip leaders to achieve immediate to long term business priorities and remain ahead in the dynamic business environment.