28 Moray Drive, Bryanston, Johannesburg
P O Box 3187, Cramerview, 2060, South Africa
Mob +278 39499720, Tel +27 743047018
Sade is the founder of The Waterfalls, a bible based multi-platform that develops people into their full purpose via Television, events, books and CD/DVD products based in South Africa. She is married to Andrew and together they have raised two sons of ages 21and 20years in the last 24 years of their union. Through the Waterfalls platform, Sade has showcased success in her area of passion with life coaching women, family development, fostering marriage reconciliation and financial empowerment.
An established public speaker, Sade has a style of dealing with issues from a practical angle that leaves the audience empowered to transition to their next level. She recently authored various titles in print and on Amazon.com and now applies these principles of success in life as an entrepreneur to a wider audience in the business community. Equipped with years of experience in the corporate world as a Business Development Professional and Manager , Sade is able to relate with the realities of balancing success in business with one’s personal life as she serves the local church as an itinerant minister.
Sade Fasedemi has worked in the humanitarian environment with Joint Aid Management as the Senior Communications and Development Manager where she managed a team and helped the organization revamp the Communications unit to provide support to the organizations’ affiliate fund raising offices in 6 countries and 5 country operations offices feeding 750 000 school children daily. Prior to this, Sade worked within the Africa Unit of the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa for three years until 2007. Here she was responsible for new business development & investment promotion activities on the African continent and contributed to growing the involvement of the institution in several new markets.
In her previous experience, Sade occupied various business development roles spanning a variety of industries in the business sector with the most predominant being the Information Communications & Technology (ICT) sector. She worked in the corporate sector for multinational organizations such as IBM, where she was responsible for developing a new market segment in Retail solutions. In EMC², Sade managed the largest data storage account in the Telecommunications sector in Africa and expanded Dimension Data professional services into West Africa.
Her foray into business development consulting enabled her involvement in the development of various job creation, long distance education and electronic transaction projects of national significance in several African countries.
Sade qualified with an MBA degree in 1991 after graduating with a B.Sc. (Hons.) degree in Computer Science at University of Lagos.
Sade has operated successfully in business as a Real Estate buyers agent for several years and has now expanded her passion to project managing building developments on behalf of private home owners and investors. This is a niche area identified after successfully project managing various new home developments and she has since developed this into a thriving business that supports her in ministry.