Mosun Layode serves as the Executive Director of APF. She has over fifteen years of experience in international development and nonprofit leadership. She most recently served as the Executive Director of WIMBIZ – a leading nonprofit organization focused on elevating the status and influence of women and their contributions to nation building.
Prior to this, she was the Executive Director of LEAP (Leadership, Effectiveness, Accountability, Professionalism) Africa which is committed to inspiring and empowering a new cadre of African leaders. Passionate about the interplay of social issues and business, Mosun founded Social Runway, a nonprofit organization that supports social innovators. She has also served as an independent development consultant for nonprofit organizations.
Mosun studied Urban and Regional Planning at the Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria and obtained an MSc. in Environmental Resources Management from Lagos State University. She has an MBA from Lagos Business School and benefited from Executive Programs offered by the IESE Business School, Barcelona and Harvard Business School. Mosun currently sits on nonprofit boards and is an alumnus of the United States International Visitors Leadership Program.