About the CEO/Founder

John Samuel

John Samuel is the founder and CEO of AfriPro and AfriProEdu. He is a Start-up founder, Serial Entrepreneur and Business consultant ( Consulting for Nordic and Baltic businesses to establish in East and West Africa)

John Samuel is an ex Nigerian professional footballer with over 15 years professional career as a footballer .

After 8 seasons in the Nigerian top league he moved to Finland where he began his European career .

John Samuel is a graduate of Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences Finland, where he studied International business .

As an African who has played in Nigeria and has seen the difficulties and challenges African footballers face from dealing with fake agents, African footballers exploited with fake promises , lack of visibility and a little or no salaries , he decided to create a digital platform where African footballers are empowered to create their profiles, upload their videos and Cvs to be scouted even faster at inexpensive cost and this was why he created AfriPro.

His dream is to give every African footballer a chance to Stardom.