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    BOLA ADEBOYE - CHAIRMAN

    Bola Adeboye is a World Bank trained Financial &Project Management Consultant.He holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc. degree in Business Administration from the University of Lagos (UNILAG), an MBA from the Lagos State University and he recently bagged an M.Sc., Degree with Distinction in Entrepreneurship from the Kwara State University.He is presently pursuing PhD in Entrepreneurship from the same Institution.He has over Thirty Five years post-graduate work experience as a professional banker at senior and executive management levels of various banks in Nigeria amongst which are Bank of Industry (formely NIDB), United Bank for Africa (UBA), Trans International Bank (TIB) and Oceanic International Bank (now Ecobank).
    He has also distinguished himself in business and entrepreneurship development and has become a highly sought-after international motivational speaker, particularly in Europe and major parts of West Africa.
    He has floated over seven (7) local and international companies and he is presently the Chairman/C.E.O of Spark Group of Companies which includes; Spark Consults Nigeria Limited, Dunamis Mega Power Limited, Demybis Property and Investment Company Limited (Nigeria & United Kingdom), FOKAS Properties Limited, MD/C.E.O Worldwide Oil and Marketing Nigeria and Ghana as well as the promoter and Chief Executive Officer (C.E.O) of the Symphony Garden City, Lagos. He is also the founder of the Spark School of Entrepreneurship, Lagos (with a population strength of over 2, 000 mentees). He is the founder and first Managing Director of the Nigeria Police Mortgage Bank Plc. (formerly Fokas Savings and Loans Limited) with headquarters in Abuja F.C.T, Nigeria. He retired from NPMB Plc. in 2016. He is the President/Convener of The Entrepreneurship and Empowerment Initiative of Nigeria (TEEiN) and in 2018, he was appointed as a Board Member of the University of Lagos Centre for Entrepreneurship and Skill Development Centre.
    He is a Fellow of the Nigeria Institute of Management (NIM), Fellow, Institute of Professional Managers and Administrators (IPMA), Member, Institute of Directors (IOD), and Member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN),
    A consultant to local and international financial institutions, he has contributed immensely to national development through aggressive and passionate drives for economic empowerment and radical re- orientation for creative human transformation.

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    EMORUWA BABATUNDE ADELEKE

    Executive Director
    Emoruwa Adeleke is a multitalented professional with a background in electrical and electronics engineering. He also holds a Master in Business Administration –MBA (Financial Management) and also Master in Information Technology (M.Tech)
    His professional Career has covered various areas including but not limited to manufacturing, radio and television broadcasting, instrumentation engineering, Seismic data acquisition and processing, telecommunication engineering and information technology. While the early years of his career was in manufacturing and broadcasting, he has been in oil and gas sector (both upstream and midstream) in the last thirty years.
    He is a public/motivational speaker, logistics management consultant, real estate and property developer, business/engineering consultant, coach, mentor and a human capacity builder.
    He has on the board of several organizations providing strategic leadership and steering to achieve greater success. Some of these are;
    • Chairman board of trustees, Nigeria association of Waterways Transporters
    • Director, Dominion Real Estate and Properties
    • Director, Dominion Logistics and transport Nigeria limited
    • Director Alangrange securities Nigeria Limited (Capital Market)
    • Director, IP and Cloud Limited board member, Foursquare Gospel Church Camp, Ajebo, Ogun state
    He is currently the CEO of EMOCOM technologies and consulting and some of his skills include;
    • Enterprise architecture ( with more than 10yrs of experience)
    • Strategy and planning (with more than 10yrs of experience)
    • Project management ( with over 15yrs of experience)
    • Business continuity (with over 15yrs of experience)
    • Budget management ( with more than 15yrs of experience)
    • Telecommunication (with more than 15yrs of experience)
    • Technology roadmap/master plan design ( more than15yrs of experience)
    • Organizational restructuring and resource management
    • Manpower development and career planning
    • Capacity planning, development and resource management engineering and IT consultancy
    • Service delivery and business relationship Management

     


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    JEGEDE, ABIODUN PAUL


    Jegede, Abiodun Paul holds a Bachelor degree in Accounting and masters in Business Administration. He attended Havard Business School and his is a professional member of the Nigerian Institute of Shipping and the Institute of Shipping and the Institute of Transport Administration. He is the Chairman of Japaul Group of companies that comprises of seven (7) subsidiaries and associate companies located in Nigeria and other countries e.g Asia and America.
    He is the CEO/Managing director Leading all the 6 business subsidiaries of Japaul group; Japaul Shipping and Offshore Services Ltd, Japaul Energy Ltd, Japaul Infrastructures Ltd, Japaul Mines and Products Ltd, Japaul Dredging Services Ltd and Japaul International, with other Associate Companies: - Covenant Gems and Jewelry Ltd, Ontop Geo-Minerals & Chemicals Ltd, and Darlad Infrastructure Services Ltd. He oversees teams of Directors across all units/functions, which include HR, Finance, Business Development, Administration and Engineering and ensures change in revenue generation division-wide by establishing new strategy, leading financial turnaround for all operations and building strong leadership team. He has succeeded in building up companies from idea conception to a big company to be reckoned with in all industries involved.
    He is a visionary leader that believed that there is no impossibility in achieving any desired results. He has a good vision of making any company under his management to become the giant for the benefit of the society. He has good leadership quality that command respects of most industries.
    He worked diligently for six (7) years before he resigned in 1997 as Chief Accountant in an oil servicing company based in Phc, He has been awarded for his excellence and contribution to the society, among which are the Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production (Recognition Award), National Gold Award for Transformation and Nigeria American Embassy Trades Award.

     


    CHIEF KOLA KUFORIJI


    Chief Kola Kuforiji, Bsc Insurance, LLB, BL, ACI (Arb), ACIB, has over 36years experience as insurance lecturer and consultant. He is a consummate property lawyer, Arbitrator and thorough bred businessman.
    Among others, he is life member Nigeria Britain Association and member Negotiation and conflict Management Group He is also a member of panel of neutrals of National Communication Commission
    His professional career started with union insurance brokers as assistant manager who was saddled with planning, organizing, directing and controlling the whole organization, from where he later moved to become the head of marketing department of Worldwide Insurance Company Limited Ibadan.
    In January 1986, he became the Area manager of Worldwide Insurance Company ,ogun state, whose responsibility was to ensure the coordination of activities of branch offices, procurement of both life and non-life insurance business and training of Agents and organize insurance seminars. He moved to become the general manager/chief executive of Capital Asset insurance brokers, where he oversaw the total running of the organization.
    In 1993, he formed and became the chief executive of Kolkuf Insurance brokers limited.On 16th April 1999, he became a member of the Joint Board of Ogun State broadcasting Corporation/State Radio and Television Abeokuta.
    He is currently the Principal Partner of Kola Kuforiji, Law office and still the Chief executive of Kolkuf Group of companies.

     


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    JOSEPH-OLUWAFEMI,ADEKUNLE OLUGBENGA


    Adekunle Joseph-Oluwafemi is a seasoned banker with professional and cognate experience spanning over 17 years. He holds a bachelor degree in Accounting and just concluded his Master in Business Administration (Management) from the University of Lagos.
    His professional career started with Guaranty Trust Bank Plc having graduated as an Executive Trainee from their prestigious and intensive Training School in 2002. Over the years, he has worked in various capacity in Business Development from Guaranty Trust Bank Plc to Diamond Bank Plc, and currently in Access Bank Plc, one of the leading banks in Africa. He is currently a Regional Manager and has eleven branches under his supervision. Part of his responsibilities includes:
    • Supervision of retail businesses in the region.
    • Review, agree and co-ordinate action plans for marketing retail and credit products.
    • Monitor key success factors to ensure that the branches’ performance meet and surpass set target.
    • Implement strategies for client solicitation and marketing customers in the targeted industry segments.
    • Maintain good relationship with existing customers for prospective business opportunities and formulate strategies to develop new markets and establish relationships with new customers
    • Achievement of established market goals/targets of assigned market group
    Adekunle’s area of specialization is credit; he is an astute credit analyst. He has undergone extensive credit training over the years and has honed the skill both in the commercial and retail businesses.
    He is also an entrepreneur and management consultant. He is a registered member of the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) and currently runs a consulting outfit, Novus Cognitio Limited which focuses on process improvement, strategic planning and policy development.
    He is resourceful, goal-oriented and a dynamic team player. He is married and currently lives in Lagos, Nigeria.

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    OLANREWAJU ADEREMI SANNI


    Aderemi Olanrewaju Sanni is an entrepreneur, motivational speaker per excellence, and compassionate mentor to progressive minded young men and women, a Freelance columnist in Roots Magazine.
    She holds a Higher National Diploma (HND) in Agricultural Economics, a Post Graduate Diploma in Education, and a master’s in business administration (MBA) from the Business School of Netherlands, Netherlands.
    She has over the years been actively involved in youth and women empowerment through several educational, vocational and entrepreneurship development programs both locally and internationally including The Entrepreneurship and Empowerment Initiative of Nigeria (TEEIN), Bola Adeboye Foundation (BAF), Agape Women Aglow International, All Ladies Affair,
    Aderemi Sanni has over 2 decades experience in business and is currently the Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer of Tridok Nigeria Limited, Midels Global Ventures and Chief Operating Officer of Vand M international Concept Limited She has distinguished herself in business through her creativity, initiatives, critical business thinking ability, people management, sales development and other critical business competencies required for the volatile and everchanging world of enterprise. She has received various awards including Appreciation Award, 2012 (Business/Career Forum) and Excellence in enterprise management and sustainability, 2018 (TEEIN Dinner Award).
    She is currently working on State of Art Agro-tourism hub which functions with other members of consortium. Her personal attribute includes Distinguished in business through her creativity and innovativeness, critical business thinking ability, people management, sales development and other critical. Mrs Aderemi Sanni’s core competence includes among others Leadership role, Membership of various steering committee, Mentoring and development ability of young adults.
    Aderemi Sanni currently works and lives in Lagos

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    BABAJIDE OGBOYE


    Mr Babajide Ogboye holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Education from University of Lagos. He began his career with Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) and worked with the agency for five years before joining Spark Consult Nigeria Limited. Mr Ogboye has vast expertise in tax consultation and advisory services.He was very outstanding and was honoured for his performance. He is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation Nigeria (CITN).

     

     


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    BOLA ADEBOYE - CHAIRMAN

    Bola Adeboye is a World Bank trained Financial &Project Management Consultant.He holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc. degree in Business Administration from the University of Lagos (UNILAG), an MBA from the Lagos State University and he recently bagged an M.Sc., Degree with Distinction in Entrepreneurship from the Kwara State University.He is presently pursuing PhD in Entrepreneurship from the same Institution.He has over Thirty Five years post-graduate work experience as a professional banker at senior and executive management levels of various banks in Nigeria amongst which are Bank of Industry (formely NIDB), United Bank for Africa (UBA), Trans International Bank (TIB) and Oceanic International Bank (now Ecobank).
    He has also distinguished himself in business and entrepreneurship development and has become a highly sought-after international motivational speaker, particularly in Europe and major parts of West Africa.
    He has floated over seven (7) local and international companies and he is presently the Chairman/C.E.O of Spark Group of Companies which includes; Spark Consults Nigeria Limited, Dunamis Mega Power Limited, Demybis Property and Investment Company Limited (Nigeria & United Kingdom), FOKAS Properties Limited, MD/C.E.O Worldwide Oil and Marketing Nigeria and Ghana as well as the promoter and Chief Executive Officer (C.E.O) of the Symphony Garden City, Lagos. He is also the founder of the Spark School of Entrepreneurship, Lagos (with a population strength of over 2, 000 mentees). He is the founder and first Managing Director of the Nigeria Police Mortgage Bank Plc. (formerly Fokas Savings and Loans Limited) with headquarters in Abuja F.C.T, Nigeria. He retired from NPMB Plc. in 2016. He is the President/Convener of The Entrepreneurship and Empowerment Initiative of Nigeria (TEEiN) and in 2018, he was appointed as a Board Member of the University of Lagos Centre for Entrepreneurship and Skill Development Centre.
    He is a Fellow of the Nigeria Institute of Management (NIM), Fellow, Institute of Professional Managers and Administrators (IPMA), Member, Institute of Directors (IOD), and Member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN),
    A consultant to local and international financial institutions, he has contributed immensely to national development through aggressive and passionate drives for economic empowerment and radical re- orientation for creative human transformation.

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    JOSEPH-OLUWAFEMI,ADEKUNLE OLUGBENGA


    Adekunle Joseph-Oluwafemi is a seasoned banker with professional and cognate experience spanning over 17 years. He holds a bachelor degree in Accounting and just concluded his Master in Business Administration (Management) from the University of Lagos.
    His professional career started with Guaranty Trust Bank Plc having graduated as an Executive Trainee from their prestigious and intensive Training School in 2002. Over the years, he has worked in various capacity in Business Development from Guaranty Trust Bank Plc to Diamond Bank Plc, and currently in Access Bank Plc, one of the leading banks in Africa. He is currently a Regional Manager and has eleven branches under his supervision. Part of his responsibilities includes:
    • Supervision of retail businesses in the region.
    • Review, agree and co-ordinate action plans for marketing retail and credit products.
    • Monitor key success factors to ensure that the branches’ performance meet and surpass set target.
    • Implement strategies for client solicitation and marketing customers in the targeted industry segments.
    • Maintain good relationship with existing customers for prospective business opportunities and formulate strategies to develop new markets and establish relationships with new customers
    • Achievement of established market goals/targets of assigned market group
    Adekunle’s area of specialization is credit; he is an astute credit analyst. He has undergone extensive credit training over the years and has honed the skill both in the commercial and retail businesses.
    He is also an entrepreneur and management consultant. He is a registered member of the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) and currently runs a consulting outfit, Novus Cognitio Limited which focuses on process improvement, strategic planning and policy development.
    He is resourceful, goal-oriented and a dynamic team player. He is married and currently lives in Lagos, Nigeria.

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    OLATUNJI, GBENGA JAMES FCA

    Chief Financial officer
    He is a Chartered Accountant with multi-dimensional abilities. He is currently the CEO of GJAMES ASSOCIATES and the Managing Partner of ‘GBENGA OLATUNJI& Co. a firm of Chartered Accountant with clients in almost all sectors of the Nigeria economy. He has over 20 years working experience as a professional accountant at senior and top executive management levels of various Nigerian institutions, both public and private. He is a board member of some Nigerian companies.
    He was the pioneer head of audit for Regus Nigeria (World foremost and acclaimed office space provider), the position he left to found his consulting firms He has distinguished himself in business and entrepreneurship development and aided in writing a Silverbird Group book jam award winning entrepreneurship book. He has contributed immensely to national economic development through re-orientation of human capital for creativity and purpose – driven life.
    A digital Accountant who started his career with UTC Nigeria Plc as a site accountant. ‘Gbenga is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered accountants of Nigeria, has Lean Six Sigma Black belt trainnig in quality assurance and project management, holds a first degree in Accounting from University of Lagos, an Associate member of Accounting Technicians and a professional member of Information Systems Audit and Control Association. He had attended numerous courses in Lagos Business School and others so as to sharpen his consulting skill.

     

     


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    YAHAYA K. ZUMAH

    General Manager
    Zumah Yahaya is an administrator and strategist with professional and cognate experience spanning over 11yrs. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Computer Science and is rounding up her Masters of Science in Business and Entrepreneurship. She is an Oracle certified data base Administrator and African Management Initiative certified customer relationship manager and brand builder.
    Her professional career started with Oceanic Bank Intl plc (now Ecobank) as an E-business customer relationship manager in 2008 and proceeded to CBN in 2011 as a development finance officer before branching out to start a fashion business and a brand building consultancy firm in 2012. In 2017 she founded Boubid Consults a business development firm that offers personalized strategy on how to grow and scale their business, while in 2018 she became the executive secretary of TEEIN (an entrepreneurship based NGO that focuses on children, women and youth empowerment). In 2019 she co-founded EpoultryNG (an Agriculture investment platform that bridges the gap between farmers and investors using technology)
    Zumah area of specialization is strategy and relationship management. She is a creative strategist that uses her experience in the public, private and civil society space to creatively solve problem She is a gender equality advocate and a result-oriented, proactive team player

     

     


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    OWHOS DANIEL EMOJARE

    Administrative Manager
    Owhos Emojare Daniel has Bachelor Degree in Business Administration. He is a pace setter and a strong finance personnel. He has over 12years of experience in the banking sector, and has worked in different industries which have contributed to his vast knowledge in finance and risk management. His professional career started with Skye bank as Sale executive, from which he moved to work with Fokas Saving and Loans ltd as a Personal Assistant to the Managing Director.
    He also worked with the Nigerian Police Mortgage bank as a Compliance officer. Mr Daniel is a fellow in the Institute of Professional Managers and Administrators of Nigeria (IPMA). He is also certified as anti- money laundering (AML) and combating the financing of terrorism (CFT) personnel.

     

     


    Sulyman Muhammed Woru


    Sulyman Muhammed Woru is a Civil Engineering graduate of Ahmadu Bello University with background in electrical engineering and over 4years of experience in structural supervision, site management, structural design and site engineering in both structural and road projects. He is currently pursing his engineering certification with COREN and has been involved in both private and public projects, from design and supervision of multistory buildings in the capital city of Abuja, to the construction of new Kwara State University campus in Osi, Kwara State.

    Adebowale Simbiat Oluwatoyin Adetoun


    Adebowale Simbiat holds a first class degree honors in international relations from EPS Lacite University, Cotonou Benin Republic. An inquisitive researcher who pays attention to detail and she is also a passionate leader. She has a vast knowledge in diplomacy and advocacy. She has worked with several industries and institute. She is strongly reckoned for her integrity and ability to deliver a clean job. She is a skilled supervisor, as she has supervised Debo Hostel and Suit GRA Abeokuta.

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    OTUONIYO OBARO HILARY


    Hilary is an inquisitive, insightful professional who believes in creativity and innovation. He is a positive driver of change. He holds a First Class Degree Honors in Accounting from Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife. He is a member of the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) and an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ACA). He is currently pursing his professional qualification as a certified Chartered Accountant (ACCA). As an undergraduate he held many positions, led many teams, was actively involved in training undergraduates through mentoring sessions and counseling, organized seminars and tutorials
    This has contributed immensely in his ability to be a team player and have excellent management skills. Some position held as an undergraduate includes President of an Academic Assembly (NFCS), public relation officer (P.R.O) etc. He is a well renowned academic tutor with vast amount of experience in lecturing ICAN students. He is the creative Founder of GGRACE Private tuition center. He is a creative writer and a poet