Pelumi Obisesan is a social entrepreneur. A 2018 Associate Fellow of the Royal Commonwealth Society, London and 2017 Fellow of YALI, Regional Leadership Center, West Africa. She was a 2016-2018 Masters Fellow of the Nnamdi Azikiwe Academic Mobility Scheme.
Her passion for development, education, and peace on the African Continent inspired her to intern with United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNCHR), West Africa in 2017 where she was able bring visibility to the plights of refugees in West Africa and design fund raising strategies that contributed to the education of refugees.
She is also the Co-Founder and Director (Education and Advocacy) of SocialGood Lagos, an organization dedicated to exploring the potentials of technology and new media to accelerate the attainment of the SDGs in Nigeria. She also works as a Communication Consultant with the West Africa Think Tank (WATHI).
She holds a Bachelors Degree in International Studies and Diplomacy from the University of Benin, Nigeria and she holds a Masters Degree in International Relations from Université Gaston Berger, Senegal.