Dr Olu Olujide FCIA, MNIM, CMC, CMP

Dr Olu Olujide, an assistant professor of management and entrepreneurship at Ballsbridge University, Dominica, a senior faculty member at Poma University, Benin Republic, and a research fellow at Ilesa Business School, Nigeria, is a development and management consultant with over ten years of professional experience and proven track record of excellence in enterprise and community development initiatives in Africa.

Dr  Olujide, a member of Academy of Management Nigeria, and Africa Academy of Management Ghana has published a number of scholarly entrepreneurship and management papers in international reputable journals to his credit. His research interests lie in the areas of new enterprise development and innovation, entrepreneurship education, social entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial management, strategic management and development management.

Dr Olujide is an accredited management trainer certified by Nigerian Council for Management Development. He is equally certified by Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered), Chartered Institute of Administration Nigeria, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria, International Board of Quality Standards, Dominica, Africa Institute of Chartered Entrepreneurship Management, Namibia, Institute of Chartered Professionals, Switzerland, and International Council of Management Consulting Institute, Switzerland.

Dr Olujide, an Ijesa from western Nigeria in Africa is committed to human capital development towards sustainable economic and social growth in Africa. He has successfully delivered business development initiatives and provided at least one year business mentorship for over 150 small business owners in Africa. He is a Co-founder of Ilesa Business School, St John Consulting Agency Ltd, Apple March International Ltd and Better Life for Africa Development. His contributions towards social and economic growth in Africa have earned him a number of local and international awards in development, entrepreneurship, and management.

Dr Olujide holds the following academic qualifications PhD degree in Management (Managua, Nicaragua), PhD degree in Entrepreneurship (Roseau, Dominica), M.Sc degree in Management, (Owerri , Nigeria), Master of Business Administration (Ogbomoso , Nigeria), Master of Public Administration (Ogbomoso , Nigeria), BSc in Accounting (Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria), B.Ed in Educational Management (Ekpoma , Nigeria), Higher National Diploma in Accountancy (Ikot-Osura, Nigeria), and National Diploma in Accountancy (Ede, Nigeria)