Bunmi Makinwa is the Chief Executive Officer of AUNIQUEI, a private entrepreneurial initiative in communication for leadership.
He is highly experienced in management, communications and international development. He worked as a United Nations executive and development specialist in over 60 countries, more than 40 of them in Africa. He is a writer with a deep interest in African affairs, politics and policies. He is published by newspapers and online media.
Makinwa was Africa Regional Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA); Director of UNAIDS New York Office; Director and Representative of UNAIDS to the African Union, Addis Ababa. He has worked for Family Health International (FHI), Programme for Appropriate Technology for Health (PATH) and World Health Organization.
He is the founder of INCLUDE International, a not-for-profit advocacy and performance analysis organization.
Makinwa has degrees from University of Ibadan, Nigeria, and Harvard University, USA. He has diplomas from institutions in Germany and South Africa.