Adebola Williams is a Nigerian Media Entrepreneur, Journalist, Political Activist and Motivational Speaker. He is the Group CEO of Red. He co-founded and runs Red Africa, Africa's largest portfolio of youth media brands which include Red Media Africa, Statecraft Inc, The Future Awards Africa and YNaija.com.
Debola Lagos, as he is popularly known, is arguably the voice of the new tribe of Africa.
He is a member of the African Leadership Network, a British Council Global Change maker and sits on the boards of Slum to School Africa and Chairs the board of Young Entrepreneurs Network.
He was named CNBC Young Business Leader of the year, Forbes 30 under 30, and BusinessDay 40 Under 40. In 2017, he was named “Evangelist of The Future” at the businessC4F Davos Award.
Adebola Williams has been named by the UN as one of 100 Most Influential People of African Descent.