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Eromosele Lucky Akhelumele is the CEO and Founder of Smart Developments Initiatives, L.L.C. Eromosele leads the team in its mission to deliver the best client results in the finance and management consulting industry. He has a passion for helping people and organizations to achieve their potentials. 

Eromosele, mostly called “Lucky” is a financial management expert with over 23 years of key financial, management, auditing and capacity building experience in the international development sector. His most recent appointment was United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Controller for Guinea and Sierra Leone. He also served as USAID Chief Accountant and Financial Analyst in Nigeria. He has worked extensively in West Africa and Sudan where he championed many innovations, business reengineering and empowerment programs. He is highly experienced in corporate changeovers involving growth, performance improvement, strategy development and execution, management controls and organizational effectiveness. He is a seasoned coach, mentor, trainer, team player and leader. 

“Lucky” is a certified accounting professional and holds an MBA degree with specialization in Financial Management, a bachelor's degree in Accounting and membership of several professional bodies, including Fellowship of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria. He is a recipient of over 30 awards, including the prestigious Foreign Service National of the Year, Bureau for Africa, “in recognition of exemplary dedication to the financial welfare of the Mission and his thoroughness, honesty, transparency and open-minded approach to work.”; Eagle award for “innovative improvements in cash management…”; Meritorious award for “exceptionally outstanding leadership, professional competence and promotion of team work...”; appreciation “in recognition of sustained extra-ordinary performance, demonstration of unusual initiative and creativity in financial management…”, etc. 

After over two decades of working for the United States Government, I am inviting you to partner with us for success. 

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Smart Development Initiatives (SmartDev) uses the services of internationally recognized consultants to carry out its assigned duties or engagements. We have access to exceptional industry experts, individuals and entities with proven track record of performance, ivy league universities, leaders of thoughts and highly acclaimed professionals who are committed to our vision, mission, goals and objectives. We provide exceptional value-added for your investment.