Nkechi Nwafor-Robinson - Lean in Canada

Nkechi is an experienced Information Technology professional with more than 20 years in the I.T. space, she has held a variety of progressively senior roles within various organizations. Most recently, she is a Technology Executive at one of Canada’s largest financial institution — but this is not all. Nkechi is an entrepreneur, author, professional bodybuilder and inspirational speaker, whose “You Matter” speech went viral with over 5M views, and shared over 10,000 times, worldwide. She has a magnetic personality that serves everyone she meets in the most uplifting way.

 A graduate of Concordia University, she holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Mathematics, with a minor in Computer Science. In addition, she completed a Financial Acumen Executive MBA Program at Rotman’s School of Management.

 An advocate for helping others, she is founder and CEO of Empowered In My Skin (EIMS) Inc., a grassroot organization that is focused on Personal Brand development, helping people maximize their true potential and become leaders in every aspect of their lives. She runs workshops, delivers talks, organizes and hosts motivational events in support of this objective. She launched a podcast, February 2020, called “Own Your Thrive”, which is available on most Podcast apps.




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