Ridwan Sorunke is a Public Affairs Consultant for ACIOE Associates.
His position covers Government Relations and Public Relations for the firm. He has worked with different local and multinational organizations including the Procter & Gamble Company and Seven-Up Bottling Company. He is experienced in government relations, public relations, crisis and issues management, quality control, and business development.
At ACIOE Associates, Ridwan Sorunke consults for organizations like Corporate Council on Africa, Procter & Gamble, Albright Stonebridge Group and the Nigeria Government. He was a key player in the Corporate Council on Africa’s US Trade Mission to Nigeria and the US-Africa Business Summit in Addis Ababa.
Prior to joining ACIOE Associates, he worked for Procter & Gamble Nigeria where he led Corporate Communications in Nigeria. He executed key projects like the Procter & Gamble partnership with 5 MDAs (Health, Finance, Women Affairs, Communications, Agriculture and Water Resources) on the Growing Girls and Women in Nigeria (GWIN) Initiative. He led Communications and E2E execution of the P&G Hygiene Campaign which supported the Federal Government, Lagos State Government and Ogun State Government through the donation of over 50,000 bars of soaps during the Ebola outbreak in Nigeria. Other key projects include the School Health and Nutrition projects with Save the Children International. He also led various employee engagement initiatives, sustainability programs, and media relations for the company.
Ridwan has engaged in businesses with top officials in the Nigerian Government (Ministers, lawmakers, directors and heads of parastatals) and has facilitated numerous business discussions between captains of industry and the members of the Nigeria executive cabinet.
He has a Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology from the Obafemi Awolowo University and has taken courses and training in business management, conflict resolution, negotiation, marketing and media relations.