Yemi Adeola is an RSA trustee.
Yemi is currently Regional Director (Europe, Middle East and Africa) at the Circle of Intrapreneurs, a non-profit that partners with One Young World to design, inspire, guide, develop & deliver purpose-driven business ideas from social intrapreneurs inside corporate organisations globally.
He graduated from University of Warwick with a degree in History & Politics and is undertaking an LLM CLP at BPP. Yemi will take up the role as a Trainee Solicitor at Clifford Chance in 2021.
During his studies, Yemi founded a social enterprise called Project Access (PA) Midlands which tackles higher educational inequality. He helped launch the charity's tech-enabled mentorship platform in the US Ivy League as Chief of Staff and has previously worked at The Greater London Authority's Environment Unit.
He is a coordinator of Big Voice London, a social-mobility charity supported by the UK Supreme Court. Yemi is also an Advisory Board Member on the Grant Committee of Youth Futures Foundation, supporting young people furthest away from the labour market into sustained meaningful employment.