Jide Ayegbusi

Jide Ayegbusi is a 30-Year-Old founder of edusko.com. He hails from Ondo State, Nigeria. In 2008, Jide graduated top 3 in his class with a CGPA of 4.05 to bag a BSc degree in Psychology from Adekunle Ajasin University (Ondo State University). In 2009/2010, Jide participated in the mandatory one-year NYSC program in Bayelsa State where his published career book for secondary school students and other community development initiatives won him corps member of the year award.

Jide also holds MSc. Degree in Marketing from the University of Lagos. He is a graduate member of Nigerian Institute of Management, Institute of Strategic Management of Nigeria and at the verge of completing a post graduate diploma course in Advertising from the Advertising Practitioner Council of Nigeria.

In the last five years of his secular career, Jide has demonstrated remarkable abilities and achievements in Brand Management, Channel Management, Strategic Planning, Advertising and Project Management. Jide has also written more than 50 articles featured in top media platforms such as Brandpower, BrandIQ, Lagos Television, Sportsday, goal.com, Ideaslane, College People etc.

Jide sold insurance policies briefly for Mutual Benefits Assurance Plc before joining Mediaplus International, a leading integrated marketing communications company in Nigeria. Within two years of joining Mediaplus, Jide rose to become the Agency’s Brand Strategist. He later left Mediaplus to join the sales team of Vitafoam Nigeria Plc. At Vitafoam, Jide successfully created channel opportunities and strategically positioned over 30 channel partners for financial growth, improved sales turnover and business expansion.

Jide left Vitafoam and founded edusko.com in early 2015. Edusko is an online platform that connects parents and students with good schools in Africa, Europe and America. Edusko’s ultimate vision is to make over 20,000 good schools Available, Accessible and Affordable to African parents and students before 2017. Jide loves swimming, plays table tennis and enjoys partying.