Anino Emuwa

Anino Emuwa

International Management Consultant and Founder of Avandis Consulting

Dr. Anino is an international management consultant with over twenty-five years’ professional experience in Europe and Africa.


Dr. Anino is the founder and managing director of Avandis Consulting in France which has a subsidiary in Nigeria. Her firm provides strategy and financial advisory services with expertise in SME finance. A former banker with Citibank, she is an experienced non-executive director and most recently she was a member of the board of the Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company PLC where she chaired the Audit committee and was appointed board strategy lead.

Dr. Anino is an advocate for women business leadership and her article on women entrepreneurs is published in Forbes and Entrepreneur. As an AACSB certified business school instructor, she runs programmes for women leading businesses and convenes the women CEOs and the women business owners networks in Nigeria.

She is also an international public speaker on entrepreneurship, women business leadership and international business. Her recent speaking engagements include Institute of Directors (2019), Excellence in Leadership Conference (2019), and Women's Economic Empowerment Summit (2018). 

Dr. Anino graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the London School of Economics. She also holds an MBA from the Cranfield School of Management and a Doctorate in Business Administration from the Nottingham Business School, where she is an alumni fellow.  She is a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute U.K. and a member of the Institute of Directors, London. She is a business mentor for women entrepreneurs for the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women. Dr. Anino has lived and worked in six countries in Europe and Africa, and is bilingual in English and French.