Nkpubre Arit Edet is the in-house dating coach of Lagosmatchmaker, a privacy-focused platform for singles that are 25 year-old and above, to meet, socialise, date and generally advance their social life.
Edet, who is a United States of America certified dating coach, said she decided to go into matchmaking because of her desire to help people find happiness and in turn enhance their economic growth.
Speaking in a recent interview with reporters, the graduate of Economics from the renowned and prestigious Howard University in the United States of America said, “the reason I went into matchmaking was because I want to be a vessel to happiness and positively affect economic growth. I have a passion for matchmaking and my certification in data analysis from the value fronteria has been surprisingly useful in the business of matchmaking.”
Since her foray into matchmaking, Edet has seen her stock rise as she has continued to remain and hug the limelight.
Her expertise and wealth of experience has seen her being interviewed on global media outlets comprising BBC World News, Arise News, Reuters, EOM Business Network on Silverbird TV, Ebony Life TV, Pursuits by Business Day, Techpointng, TVC network, Nigerian Tribune, The Sun, Businessday, Vanguard, STV, This Day and , Guardian.
Other news platforms that have featured her include URock magazine, the Spice tv africa, Savvymedia Africa, VL magazine africa, Jasmine Africa Magazine, Daily Times, Africa Business Radio, News Telegraph, Glamtush.com, News Time, Vanguard Allure, Women of rubies, The anazons on radio by classic fm, Mumpreneur, HOTM tv by Omilola Oshikoya, urban woman magazine, Leadership paper, drive magazine, Zamari tv, the hanging out tv on NTA, Biscon tv, lost in lagos magazine and more.
She has also spoken on various platforms, comprising 53 extra on Ebonylife tv, the What women want program with Mimi Onalaja, the Sapiosexual club event, JCI Ikeja Business event, Femalepreneurs, Lost in Lagos, Leading Ladies Foundation, Olahtv, Standing Out with Pat tv, Metro Woman, Fearless Female Network, Womens Connect, Her Network, The Boss Lady Conference Series and The Thursdays Love Match Show on Classic FM.
Edet is well equipped for the job having bagged her first degree in Economics from the Howard University in Washington, DC and her masters in international strategy from University of St-andrews, Scotland. She is also in the process of obtaining her Phd from University of Plymouth on external debt management. She also works as a statistician for National Bureau of Statistics and has previously worked as a strategist for NEXIM Bank and a data analyst with Debt management office.
She is an author and her books can be purchased on Barnes and Noble, Amazon and other online book stores. Her first book is titled: Examining July 2004 banking sector reform and her second book is titled: Roller coaster: the external debt journey so far- Nigeria.
Edet, the in-house coach of Lagosmatchmaker is also a member of ICAN and PDMI. Being an Economist has made her focused on being a part of economic growth through the gross domestic happiness which is a measurement indicator for economic performance used by countries like France, Bhutan and UK.