Jennifer Ogole

Jennifer Ogole

Founder & CEO BANG Edutainment Ltd
.Jennifer is a social entrepreneur with a passion for young people and disadvantaged communities.
As the CEO of BANG, Jennifer has led the delivery of services to over 5000 beneficiaries, many of these young people considered socially excluded, since 1999. Jennifer has raised funding from trusts, won regeneration contracts, established partnerships with statutory, public and voluntary agencies and developed many successful projects.

She established and heads BANG Radio, a leading community radio station in London and has set up 4 other community radio stations in London. She is passionate about developing skills and creating opportunities for young people from disadvantaged backgrounds.

Jennifer was born in Uganda and came to England as an asylum seeker with her family in the early 80’s. She grew up on the Stonebridge Estate in Northwest London; the root of her passion for disadvantaged communities. Jennifer was driven to form BANG Edutainment after the tragic death of her younger sister Eunice following a brief mental illness.

She has grown BANG Edutainment to its current status as one of North London’s leading youth focused social enterprises. Jennifer has over 15 years experience working in disadvantaged communities and has an MA in Urban Regeneration. She is a coach, mentor and a Fellow of the Clore Social Leadership Programme and of the RSA.