Bella Disu Biography, Age, Love, Career, Networth, Education, Family
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|Full Names||Belinda Ajoke Olubunmi Adenuga
|Stage Name||Bella Disu|
|Date Of Birth||26 May, 1986|
|Age||37 Years old|
|State of Origin||Lagos State
|Academics||University of Massachusetts, Northeastern University|
|Net Worth||$5 million
Bella Disu Biography
Belinda Ajoke Olubunmi Adenuga, born on May 29th, 1986, and popularly called Bella Disu, is a Nigerian businesswoman. She is executive vice chairman at Globacom and is also a non-executive director for the Nigerian construction firm, Julius Berger Nigeria Plc.
She is also a director for Abumet Plc an aluminium and glass aluminum production company.
In 2011 Bella Disu was appointed director for Cobblestone Properties and Estates Limited. She is a member of both the Nigerian Institute of Management and the Nigerian Institute of Directors.
Early Life and Education
Emelia Adefolake-Marquis who is a Nigerian businesswoman, as well as Mike Adenuga, the CEO of Globacom is there father of Bella Disu, they welcomed her into the world on May 29, 1986.
Bella started her education at Corona School, Victoria Island before going through Queen’s College for her secondary studies.
Bella later quit Queen’s College in 1998 for Vivian Fowler Memorial College for Girls which she graduated in 2000.
She is pursuing her education through The University of Massachusetts, Boston, US, obtaining a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and International Relations.
She completed her M.Sc for Leadership degree from Northeastern University, Boston.
How old is Bella Disu? She was born on the 26th of May 1986, and she is 37 years old as of 2023.
Bella was appointed to Globacom Limited in the year 2004. She is now the group’s executive director at the international telecommunications company that operates within Ghana as well as Nigeria.
She took on the role of executive director of the group within Cobblestone Properties and Estates Limited in 2011, in preparation for her CEO appointment in 2015.
She is a non-executive director for the Nigerian construction company Julius Berger Nigeria Plc and on the board of aluminum and glass producer Abumet Plc.
She started working for Globacom in 2004 and was elevated to the position of executive vice chairman in January 2019.
Attending the Africa CEO Forum that year she also had a private conversation in private with Rwandan President Paul Kagame.
She was also a principal speaker for the African CEO Forum’s Women in Business Initiative.
She was a part of the 2019 Choose France International Business Summit at the Chateau de Versailles in France along with 149 other notable businesspeople who attended, including Tony Elumelu, Jim Ovia as well as Aliko Dangote.
As the Executive Director at Cobblestone Properties, she opened Sisi Paris, a 10-story luxurious apartment complex within Bourdillon, Ikoyi, Lagos State in Lagos State on the 31st of October, 2019.
Bella was appointed as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Abumet Nigeria Ltd in 2021. Bella is a member of both the Nigerian Institute of Management and the Nigerian Institute of Directors.
Disu is the president and founder of the Bella Disu Foundation, a non-profit organization that claims to assist children who are less fortunate by providing education and employability skills. She is a proponent of French culture and language through an organization called the Alliance Francaise Project located at the Mike Adenuga Alliance Francaise Centre located in Ikoyi, Lagos State.
She is recognized as a “benefactor” of music by the Musical Society of Nigeria (MUSON) Wall of Fame for her contribution to providing a conducive music education environment.
Bella Disu, representing the Mike Adenuga Foundation (MAF) donated N1.5 billion to the Federal Government and Lagos State government to help Nigeria combat against global Coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
Recognition and awards
Bella was given her Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French government in December 2019 for her contribution to conserving the arts and culture specifically her co-ordination of the building of the Alliance Francaise Mike Adenuga Centre, Ikoyi, Lagos.
Many people are asking whether Bella Disu is married. Yes, she is. She is married to Jameel Disu, and the couple has two children.
Bella Disu has an estimated net worth of $5 million. She is an entrepreneur as well and her father is a billionaire businessman Mike Adenuga..
Bella Disu is on Instagram with 52k followers. She posts mostly about her life and business on her Instagram page.
Bella always keeps her family’s affairs off of social media. She only posts photos of family events and official gatherings.
You can follow her on the social media handles below:
- Instagram: @belladisu
- Twitter: @Belladisu