Director, Consultant, and Volunteer in Nigeria
Azeez Abubakar is a force to be reckoned with in the sustainability space, with a lifelong passion for sustainable development, innovation, and technology. As the Founder and Executive Director of Sustainable Solutions for Green Growth, Azeez has become an emotionally-intelligent young leader in the field.
A LEED Green Associaten and YOUTHTOPIA Circle of Youth member, Azeez is committed to effecting change that is truly sustainable, promoting practices that are not only environmentally conscious, but also socially and economically responsible. He has served as a delegate at some of the world's most prestigious green events, including COP26, COP27, and Youth4Climate, where he has shared his expertise, insights, and ideas with fellow sustainability leaders from across the globe.
Azeez is also one of the Sub-Saharan Africa Regional Winners of the 2022 World Bank Group Youth Summit Case Challenge, an accolade that attests to his exceptional aptitude for sustainable solutions. As a World Economic Forum Global Shaper, Azeez is not just a vocal spokesperson for the sustainability agenda, but he is also a Uplink Featured Innovator spearheading initiatives and driving dialogue to effect change at the local level.
In summary, Azeez Abubakar is a truly remarkable individual, a sustainability powerhouse who is using his expertise, experience, and passion to drive progress and effect positive change. His work has impacted countless individuals, communities, and organizations, and he remains a driving force in the global fight for sustainability and a greener, more equitable world.