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Jameelah Sharrieff-Ayedun

CEO/MD, CreditRegistry

She is an internationally experienced and energetic leader with over 20 years of multi-faceted hands-on experience in business, technical and people management. As an engineer, she is skilled at defining strategy, developing organizational structure and building diverse teams that deliver results.

From 2014-2016, Mrs. Ayedun successfully grew Company from a loss position to profitability by 858% over the period. Prior to this, she served as the Executive Vice President, Business Development where she focused on strategy that ultimately accelerated subscription from 100% of commercial banking space and increased sales with 5-year average YOY revenue growth of 202%.

Prior to her impact in the credit bureau industry with the Company, Jameelah spearheaded efforts on identity management and online services with Microsoft Corporation as Global Program Manager, Shanghai PRC from 2006-2008 and a Technical Program Manager, Redmond, Washington USA 2002-2006. With a passion to create, from 1991-2001, she had a rewarding career with General Motors in North America, South America and Europe.

Mrs. Ayedun is a co-Founder of CreditRegistry Corporation, a software technology company headquartered in Washington State. For her philanthropic efforts, she was nominated for the Jefferson Award for Extraordinary Public Service for Washington State, USA. Today, she sits on the board of small enterprises and non-profit organizations and is the former President-elect and 1st Ambassador of the American Women’s Club in Nigeria.

Mrs. Ayedun received the highest presidential honor, the Stryker Award, from Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) where she received a BSc in Electrical Engineering. She is an active member of the Institute of Directors (IoD) and Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE). She is a Dale Carnegie graduate and recent graduate of Seed Transformation Program, Stanford Graduate School of Business (2017).