MISSION-DRIVEN, VERSUS MISSION-CHALLENGED

YEMI ERKU
Project Manager

Office: 312-280-2200

Cell: 773-456-7980

Email: Yemi@DavidoffStrategy.com

Yemi joined Davidoff as project manager and brings deep expertise in strategic planning, international development, and long-term strategic growth initiatives. Current client engagements at Davidoff include research and project management for a portfolio of clients. Yemi’s background bridges Fortune 500 firms and nonprofit organizations. Prior to joining Davidoff, Yemi served as an Africa Business Fellow leading strategic consulting for a services firm in Ghana.  She previously spent eight years in the corporate sector as a project manager and global export sales project planner at Grainger. While at Grainger she developed her skills as an internal consultant with a solid history of identifying initiatives and facilitating action-driven plans to support corporate growth and objectives.

She served on the Chicago board of the Posse Foundation, which provides youth with full tuition leadership scholarships to colleges and universities. Yemi holds an MBA with a concentration in Entrepreneurship from Quinlan School of Business at Loyola University Chicago. She has a passion for building sustainable organizations that transform communities.