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What is TEXEM?

TEXEM, formerly known as These Young Minds, became TEXEM (These EXEcutive Minds) following a re-brand 2013. Working in partnership with some of the UK's top universities and other organisations, we provide innovative, tailored learning programmes for organisations and their executives from Africa.

Who are TEXEM's Partners?

Among others, we work with senior executives from:

• Microsoft
• Accenture
• McKinsey & Co.
• Jaguar Land Rover
• Bentley Motors
• Deloitte
• Ernst & Young
• Oxford University Press
• University of Cambridge
• Aston Business School
• Manchester Business School
• University of Oxford
• London School of Economics and Political Science
• University of Leicester
• Cambridge University Press
• Access Bank
• Eco Transnational International Bank
• National House of Assembly
• Etihad Airways
• Akwa Ibom State Government
• Rivers State Government
• Federal Ministries in Nigeria
• All
• Businessday Newsaper
• Daily Trust Newspaper
• Vanguard Newspaper
• Vice-Chancellors of Universities
• Nigerian Economic Summit Group

Our goal is to create executive learning programmes that are content-rich and relevant to organisations today and equip their executives with the present and future skillsets that they require to achieve sustained success in an effective and efficient way.

What does TEXEM do?

Our main market is executive education. However, we also have the expertise to offer consultancy and carry out research projects.

Where are your learning programmes based?

Our programmes are conducted at some of the UK's most prestigious seats of learning, including Oxford University, Cambridge University, LSE and Manchester Business School and we are expanding our reach across Europe, to the Middle-East and to North America.

Do you offer customised training courses?

Yes, TEXEM can provide bespoke training course developed around your specific needs.

Where are you located?

For correspondence purposes, we could be reached at the address below:

3rd Floor, 207 Regent St, London, W1B 3HH, UK

How can I contact you?

We can be reached via email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Through the telephone number: +44207 411 9030 between 9.00 am and 5.00 pm (UK time)

What language are the programmes conducted in?

While most of our executive development programmes are delivered in English, we offer a multi-lingual team with worldwide experience and can offer courses in nine languages, including French, Mandarin, Arabic, German and Portuguese.

Is accommodation supplied with the learning programmes?

Some courses do include accommodation. Of course, the price will vary depending on location and quality of accommodation. Alternatively, you may be able to arrange your own accommodation. Kindly contact us for your enquiries on accommodation for each course.

How can I find out what courses are coming up?

Keep an eye on our news page, or make enquiries via email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

How do I pay?

Upon registration online, delegates receive an email confirming their application and details of how to confirm their participation by making payment for the cost of the programme via bank transfer.

Visa Support:

Upon receipt of payment, the senior executive will be introduced to a visa consultant, who will then offer free guidance (for those who require a visa) on the documents and procedure required for the visa application. Also, for those who require a visa, a visa letter confirming receipt of payment will be issued by our partner institution and will be dispatched via courier.

Will I receive a certificate?

Certificates are awarded to all participants who successfully complete the course.


Upcoming Programmes

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Executive Development programme at Oxford was perfectly conducted-The Faculty were very high profile with excellent communication skills. The tours were educative, informative and enlightening.
Hon Tijanni Ibrahim Kiyawa (Member House of Assembly, Federal Republic of Nigeria)
Fantastic, purposeful and educative-Well delivered and highly relevant.
Salami Liadi Olagoke (Accountant General, Oyo State)
I like everything about the programme. I am moved by the passion for imparting knowledge, so much that even at dinner time, we had intellectually stimulating experiences. It has been knowledge ...
Al Hassan Yusuf, (Senior Human Resources Manager, Media Trusts)
The partnership with a reputable institution and the timing of the topic very apt.
Wuraola Oduntan, (Head of Sales, Virgin Atlantic)
I regard the These Executive Minds Executive Education programme as the best I have attended in recent times. Not one of them, but the very best as it was humanly perfect
Peter Atolo Irene, (Executive Director Finance & Admin, Union Assurance)
"I truly enjoyed the evening, great speakers and good questions from the audience. So thank you for the invite!"
Stine Jensen (The Bigger Picture’ Manager, Sky)
"It was a genuine pleasure working with ‘These Young Minds’ on their recent event at Cambridge University . The topics presented and panel questions on the transition to the low carbon economy ...
Sak Nayagam (Managing Director, Climate Change Services Europe, Accenture)
Highly Interactive and very practical. High profile speakers with excellent pedigree and track record of professional achievements. Provided networking among participants.
Dayo Babatunde (Senior Partner, Ernst and Young, Nigeria)
"I am very fascinated by the speakers and the different approaches to such a complex issue and we need to continue this."
Dr Beatrix Schlarb-Ridley (Business Innovation Manager, InCrops)
"The event brought together an interesting and diverse set of views on Green Entrepreneurs. It highlighted the enormous opportunities that exist both for those interested in creating their own ...
Trewin Restorick (CEO Global Action Plan)

Highly interactive and very practical. High profile speakers with excellent pedigree and track record of professional achievements. Provided networking among participants.

Dayo Babatunde (Senior Partner, Ernst and Young, Nigeria)