A respected business coach, leader and speaker, Sunny Faronbi’s professional experience of more than 25 years across 4 continents has provided him with a wealth of knowledge that he continues to draw from.
Trained as an engineer and project manager, Sunny began to learn what it takes to be a leader when he started leading teams of engineers and other professionals on projects across international boundaries. As a project manager, he realized that he needed to improve his communication and leadership skills. His search led him to find the strong connections between emotional intelligence skills and leadership behaviors. As he learned and honed these skills, Sunny began to see positive changes in his professional relationships. With his growth in these areas, others started asking for his counsel in the areas of leadership, personal development and professional relationship building.
As a result, Sunny developed the passion to coach, mentor, teach, write and speak about leadership, communication and building trust within teams. He started Rehoboth Consulting, Inc. in 2009 as a platform for speaking, coaching and training on leadership and emotional intelligence. Sunny’s experience includes the service, technology, manufacturing and food & beverage industries. He has worked with companies such as John Deere, Siemens, Heineken and Anheuser-Busch.
Sunny holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Ibadan and a Master of Engineering Management degree from Washington University in St. Louis. He’s an IEEE Senior Member, a member of the Project Management Institute (PMI) and a Project Management Professional (PMP) credential holder since June 2006. Sunny is a certified Emotional Intelligence coach and also a coach and speaker with The John Maxwell Team.
He is known as an engaging speaker and has received excellent reviews from his audiences.