Jude Nnadi, MBA
Founder and CEO of Paadio Consulting
Jude Nnadi is a consultant, a mentor, a trainer and an entrepreneur who led a Fortune 500 company in their efforts to penetrate the West Africa market, and firmly established them as leaders in the sub-region.
He is the CEO of Paadio Consulting that creates value for microbusinesses in powering the post pandemic economic recovery particularly in the underserved communities in Minnesota. Through equity lens, Paadio empowers micro business owners via training, coaching, mentoring, and professional development focusing on the Black, Indigenous & People of Color (BIPOC) community.
An avid community engagement practitioner, he is a board member of the Council for Minnesotans of African Heritage (CMAH), and external advisor to the Community Resilience and Recovery Work Group, created by Gov Walz and chaired a taskforce to reinforce our drive to wedge fierce war against COVID-19 that has disproportionately affected people of color. He is gearing up for the bike ride as there is light at the end of the tunnel.