Chuma Obum is an accomplished Startup Business Coach and Consultant with over 12 years of versatile expertise. His extensive career spans business development, brand management, digital marketing, and security management roles, including positions at notable companies like Chabad Global Links, Vmobile/Celtel Nigeria, and more. In 2014, he ventured into entrepreneurship, establishing Truebiz.com.ng, offering innovative entrepreneurship and business development solutions to emerging and established entrepreneurs. Chuma’s knack for identifying new business opportunities has led to successful innovations and collaborations across diverse industries, from hospitality to security.
He has created strategic business plans, company profiles, investment proposals, and marketing campaigns for over 20 startups and established businesses, raising approximately N200 million in capital for others. Chuma currently leads the business development department at the PGM Club and manages three of his small businesses. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Management, a Professional Certificate in Entrepreneurship, and further qualifications in sales, marketing, and security management. As a global Mentor for the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Chuma’s journey is a testament to his dedication to entrepreneurship and business development.