Head, Brand Communications

Oluwayemisi Mafe heads the Brand Communications department of SUNU Assurances Nigeria Plc. SUNU Assurances Nigeria Plc., a member of SUNU Group has the vision to be a leading African Insurance Company. Before now, she was the Manager, PR & Brand Communications at Konga Online Shopping Limited where she was responsible for managing the online giant’s brand communications, public perception and strategic engagement of her stakeholders by ensuring consistent delivery of the brand message in a timely and relevant manner. She started her career as a Freelance Journalist with Herald Group of Newspapers in Ilorin, and over the years has gained experience in the Marketing Communications industry working with leading Advertising and Public Relations agencies. Prior to her present employment, she had a brief stint with a Microfinance Bank.

Oluwayemisi possesses outstanding skills in Strategic Brand Communications and is excellent at using Communication tools to create and sustain demand and preference for brands. She is exceptionally motivated, creative and versatile with extensive experience creating Copy and Editing within publishing and corporate communications industries demonstrating a strong background in Government, Corporations and Non-profit Organizations. She has been able to develop, edit and manage print and web content, as well as prepare internal and external executive presentations.

She is a 2014 Vital Voices Lead Fellow who enjoys the membership of various professional bodies. She is an Associate Member; Women in Management, Business and Public Service (WIMBIZ), Fellow; Member National Institute of Marketing in Nigeria (NIMN), Member; Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), Member; The Chartered Institute of Marketing, UK and Member; The Chartered Institute of Public Relations, UK.

She is very passionate about touching lives and gives expression to this by volunteering for social causes that impact women.