SARYUM OKORARE, B.A, MBA, ACIPM is a HR Generalist with extensive professional experience from divers sectors like education, ICT, Consulting, Maritime/International Trade, Social Insurance spanning over 13years. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Benue State University, and a Master of Business Administration (MBA).
Saryum has attended various business and HR management courses at MacTay Consulting, Kimberly Ryan, Phillips Consulting, Thriving Enterprise Development Centre and Lagos Business School amongst others.
Prior to joining Sao Koopman, Saryum worked with Cotecna, a Swiss trade facilitation company, Technobrain West Blue Consulting, Police Health Maintenance Limited; where she led various projects like delivery of the stakeholder training component of the Nigeria Customs Modernization Project, spanning an 8-year period and involving over 800+ local and foreign trainings.
She led the transformation and automation of the HR function in Police HMO and filled over 200 vacancies in the biggest ever recruitment exercise of the organization.
She currently works with organizations to setup or transform already existing HR department and infrastructures, design and implement organizational development solutions for optimum effectiveness and deploy training solutions covering areas such as team building, strategic planning, change management, leadership development, coaching, ethics etc.
She is the convener of HR Mugs & Issues breakfast meeting, which platform seeks to stimulate discussions among business leaders and HR practitioners, with a view to establishing a clearer understanding of the expectations of the HR function.
Saryum is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria, ACIPMN.