Modupe Taylor-Pearce

Managing Partner of CTI, a leadership and management consulting firm specialising in change management and leadership development in Sierra Leone.


Thinkers50 Radar Class of 2022. 


Founding Dean of the African Leadership University School of Business. 


Member of American Mensa Society. 


Every problem faced by a leader in Africa has already been solved by another leader in Africa. Modupe is the founder and CEO of BCA Leadership, a pan-African organization that has impacted over 2000 African leaders with leadership coaching and knowledge-sharing services, and the curator of the Made in Africa Leadership Conference.


Modupe is a Sierra Leonean scholar (West Point, Cornell & Capella University) and practitioner of leadership, management and organizational development. 



Leadership Made In Africa: An Anthology of Leadership Articles and Perspectives for Practitioners (, 2023); ‘School Principals Making Sense of a National Reform Agenda: The Case of Sierra Leone’ (2021); Tough Love (2021); ‘Success is three choices’ (TEDx 2018); ‘Development by Design: The Battle to Equip Africa’s Business Leaders’ (2016); How I Made It: Striking Sustainable Success in Sierra Leone (2014). 

NATIONALITY: Sierra Leonean

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“A passionate pan-African, Modupe is dedicated to transforming Africa through good leadership.”

Stuart Crainer & Des Dearlove, Thinkers50

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