Olumide Oladapo Emmanuel popularly known as the Common Sense Guru is no doubt one of the world’s leading Relationship Experts, Motivational Speakers and Wealth Creation Agents.
He is a man of multiple grace whose influence spreads across the religious and secular arena with local and international awards to show for it. He is a best-selling author of over thirty books both from self-published platform and world renowned publishing houses. His books are well celebrated worldwide with eight of them already translated in other languages.
With an Executive Masters Degree in Business Administration from University of Huddersfield in the UK and A Real Estate Executive Certificate with a special focus on Capital Markets, Project Finance, and Business Strategy from the prestigious Harvard Business School in the United States, Olumide Emmanuel is loaded with all round success. He is the Host of the daily “Pathway to Wealth” Radio broadcast and the weekly School of Money TV broadcast all over Africa with millions of followers; the weekly “Success, Business, and Leadership School” where a new breed without greed is being raised, empowered and released; monthly “School of Money Seminar” where thousands of participants are being mentored and guided for cooperative wealth; and many other conferences like the “Wisdom for Singles”, “Wisdom for Couples”, “How to be a Best-selling Author”, “How to Build a Successful Business” and “How to be a Millionaire”.
He is the Senior Pastor/setman over Calvary Bible Church (CBC), Idimu, Lagos and the Empowerment Assembly (TEA) in Ikeja, Lagos
He is on the board of many businesses and organisations and directly manages some of them which include Parable Ventures Ltd, Fingerprints Plus Global Ventures, and the Common Sense Group as the Chairman and CEO over the group with subsidiaries covering Real Estate, Oil and Gas, Travel and Tours, Publishing, Media, Consulting, Training and Seminar.
As a Philanthropist and Humanitarian, he founded the Non-Governmental Organisation, Dynamites Forum International (DFI) to help empower the youth and raise the next generation, and the Olumide Emmanuel Foundation (OEF) with the aim of eradicating poverty and establishing a positive legacy.
He is married with children.