Francis Van-Lare Biography

Francis Van-Lare Biography

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Francis Van-Lare (born on December 8, 1953), is a Nigerian-American entrepreneur, logistics expert, travel enthusiast, app developer, and internet personality, has led a life marked by diverse experiences and captivating stories.

 

Francis Van-Lare

Francis Van-Lare

Education

 

 

Born in Anambra State in 1953, Francis Van-Lare began his educational journey at Freeman High School in Surulere, Lagos, Nigeria. He later pursued higher education in the United States, attending Baruch College and CUNY, Brooklyn.

 

 

 

 

 

Career

 

 

Commencing his career as a flight attendant in Nigeria, Francis moved to the United States in 1977. Embracing his entrepreneurial spirit, he founded Speedpack, a flourishing logistics and shipping company with branches spanning the US, UK, and Nigeria.

 

 

 

 

 

Travel Explorations

 

 

 

Francis's love for travel extends beyond his professional pursuits. To celebrate his 70th birthday, he embarked on a journey, exploring destinations like Poland, Turkey, Nigeria, Iceland, Oman, Qatar, and Malta.

 

 

 

 

 

Family