L1 Leadership Team
Pastor Wale Adefuye
Wale joined the leadership team of Ipswich International Church in 2013 as a minister. He brings a rich and varied experience as a missionary, church planter and pastor in both Europe and West Africa. While serving as a missionary, he wrote a weekly column – Making Sense of Life - in one of the leading Nigerian newspapers, ‘The Nation on Sunday.’
As the pioneering resident pastor of Kingsway International Christian Centre (KICC) in Nigeria, he founded a thriving, word-based, kingdom-focused congregation that was involved in its immediate community.
Professionally, he is a waste management consultant. His background is in civil engineering and accountancy. He holds a First Class Degree in Civil Engineering and a Masters in Hydraulics & Hydrology from the University of Lagos. He qualified as a chartered accountant after training with Ernst & Young, London.
Wale’s primary call is as a teacher and prophet and his passion is to see Believers, through God’s abundant provision of grace and the gift of righteousness, reign as kings in life through Jesus Christ! (Romans 5:17)
He is married to Sheila and they have a daughter and a son.