Dr Ken Ife Supereme Commander of Blessed Tansi International Fraternity
Dr Ken Ife is a Manufacturing Chemist, Educationist and International Economic Development Consultant who has been running his businesses in the last 20 yrs with controlling interests in:
- Cosmetics Manufacturing in North London
- Economic Development
- Computer Education & Training based in several London Boroughs, and
- Telecom Operator
Over the years he has invested substantially in London Inner-cities regeneration (Up to £10.0 million) through his Technology Centers and has been a leading Black Entrepreneur in this field.
He is promoting entrepreneurship as Chair of Haringey Business Development Agency that specializes in BME business development; Board Member of London Food Board; supporting social and economic inclusion through Founding Chair of European Regeneration Pathway(Edmonton); and supporting African Caribbean Businesses as Director of African Caribbean Business Network(ACBN) which it represents in Business Link Stakeholder Members Board. He currently holds the position of Senior Visiting Fellow of the University of East London(Business School).
He is contributing to policy through membership of the London Development Agency’s Advisory Group on Business and Education and contributing to the new economic vision in Inner-cities as Business Champion, Haringey City Growth Strategy as well as through his involvement in many Local and Strategic Partnerships. As a Corporate member of Africa Business Round Table/NEPAD Business Group, he has key role in policy and strategy formulation on Africa.