Hi everyone,meet Mr.Obinna Onyemaechi;a final year student of Electrical Engineering at the University Of Lagos.He is a laptop dealer and the CEO of OB-Engine Technologies.Vasiti had an exclusive interview with him and he walks us step by step through his entrepreneurial journey.
Can We Meet You?
Thank you for this great opportunity, my name is Obinna Onyemaechi. I am a final year student of Electrical and Electronics Engineering at the University of Lagos,Akoka. I am a laptop dealer that is to say, I sell, repair and upgrade laptops, desktops, Macbooks and phones.
What ignited the spark in you to venture into this business?
The spark stems from my desire to solve problems.
Do you intend to go into the Business full-time after School?
If you had the chance to start all over again, what would you do differently?
If I had the chance to start over, I would work more on my advertising techniques.
Are you an adventurous type of person? What’s the most stimulating experience you have ever had in your Entrepreneurial journey?
Adventurous? Lol, my second name is adventure. I can’t pinpoint my most stimulating experience but one of my most stimulating experiences so far was travelling to do my job.
Who do you look up to in your business industry?
I look up to Aliko Dangote as well as Elon Musk. They give me the sweetest vibes.
Tell me about a time you had to slog your way to get through tons of work from Class and Business. How did you get through it?
Actually,I don’t work alone.I have team members that can easily do the needful when i am very busy with important classes.Basically,our schedules do not gel;that makes the work easier.
In one word, to what do you most attribute success?
What piece of advice do you have for budding entrepreneurs?
- Always strive to be the best
- Never give up
- Be smart
- Aim for perfection
What do you think of Vasiti?
Vasiti is a wonderful platform that rubs varieties of encouragement creams on many Student Entrepreneurs.