Alero Ayida-Otobo is a Transformation Strategist with an invaluable understanding of sector-wide reforms in Africa. She is the Founder of Incubator Africa, a
Development Agency established in 2012 that mobilises and equips reformers to collaborate and actively participate in strategic activities that transform sectors
and systems. She is also the visionary of the Education Hub, a state-of-the-art virtual Catalyst Centre for Transformation. Her passion is to ignite, equip and
develop reformers and reform entrepreneurs.
She is currently the Chief Executive Officer of the School of Politics, Policy and Governance (SPPG) – a critical arm of the Fix Politics Initiative. She is also the CoFounder and Board Member of Teach for Nigeria, Co-Founder and Trustee of the Education Reform and Innovation Team (ERIT), Chair of Slum2School Africa, Chair
and Co-Founder of the Imaginal Education Initiative and Trustee of Health for Nigeria.
A graduate of Somerville College, University of Oxford; the Bartlett School of Architecture and Town Planning, University of London and the London Business
School, Alero’s purpose is to “create wealth in Africa through the development of Human Potential.” She has worked in different sectors in Nigeria and Ghana and spoken at significant conferences in Uganda, Kenya and Rwanda.
Her mission is to build Communities of Reformers that step out of their comfort zones and take responsibility for their nations by executing nation building initiatives.
She chaired the CaribbWIIN 2022 Think Tank on Education, Skills and Knowledge Transfer. She is passionate about reforming educational and health systems which are key to National Development and transforming individuals and institutions.