Board of Governors

Board of Governors

George E Thorpe BSc MBA FNIM MIMC frpa

George Thorpe has over 35 years of post MBA management experience in marketing business development and general management in industry, academia, consulting, training and entrepreneurship at local and international levels. He taught business-level strategy on the AMP, CMP and MBA programs at the Lagos Business School and has founded and nurtured what is today the largest network of marketing support service firms in West Africa

Otunba Ayobade Obajimi, NPOM.

Ayobade Obajimi retired from Lagos State Government as a Tutor General/Permanent Secretary in 2014. He was the Best Lagos State Schools Principal for 1997, 1998 and 1999, and also won the National Productivity Order of Merit (NPOM) in 2000 and ‘One of the five Most Committed Service Charter MDA Permanent Secretaries’ in Lagos State in 2014. He holds a Post Graduate Diploma and a Master’s in Education.

John Akin Komolafe BSc MBA

Founder and current Chairman/CEO of a 25+ year old indigenous IT infrastructure firm. He also seats on the Board of Bioni Worldwide Ltd an offshore engineering services and procurement company, Goldwaters Communication Ltd and Duce Energy an integrated power company. He brings to the Board upwards of 30 years experience in Telecoms and IT infrastructure build-out.

Oladipo Famakinwa

Dipo has over 26 years experience in diverse sectors within the Nigerian and multinational markets. In the last 15 years, he taught different career levels on employability, workplace savvyness, business development and personal accountability. Currently the Director General of DAWN Commission, the Southwest Nigeria Regional Development Commission, Dipo was educated in Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Lagos Business School and Harvard Kennedy School of Government, USA among others

Isaac Oluwafemi TAIWO Dip.Th., B.A., M.Sc., MPIA

A teacher and preacher, ordained a priest in the African Church and now a Venerable / Archdeacon. He is the Presiding Chaplain of Lagos State Government Chapel, Alausa, Lagos. He belongs to the professional bodies of NIM and APCON. An author, researcher, administrator, communicator, international affairs certified and marriage counselor, Femi is the Publicity Secretary of Ifako Diocese and Lagos Province Clergy Council of The African Church.Young but with diverse experiences.

Dr. I. Akin Akintunji

Graduated as a medical doctor from the College of Medicine of University of Lagos in 1977 and later specialized in Aviation Medicine. I had the privilege of establishing the Medical Department of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (1983) where I worked for twenty two years and retired as the Director of Medical Services.
I have consistently practiced medicine in the last 39 years and currently into Health Insurance heading one of the foremost health insurance companies in Nigeria – Clearline International Limited (HMO)
Apart from attending the College of Medicine of University of Lagos, I am an alumnus of Air-Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, Farnborough, UK, King’s Collage of University of London, UK, Federal Aviation Authority Institute, Oklahoma, USA, The Administrative Staff College of Nigeria, Badagary and The Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA.

Samuel Akinola Olayiwola FCA; FCTI; MSc

He has over 35yrs of diverse working experience in banking industry and professional accountance astute fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria. He severd as Chief Inspector and Compliance officer in the banking Industry and later took to professional accountancy practice as Auditor; Finance Advisor; Financial Engineering and Tax Consultants. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants professional examination committee and holds Masters of Science (M.Sc) in Finance from University of Calabar. He takes keen interest in project management and dedicated to serving humanity.

VERY REV AYO OLU OYADOTUN, Dip RS, Dip Th, BA Hons, MA(Philosophy of Religion)

Rev Ayo is a Methodist Priest, serving as Chaplain II at the Lagos State Chapel. He is a public speaker and an Evangelist by ministerial calling. He was the Director, Lay Preachers’ studies, Diocese of Lagos Mainland, Methodist Church Nigeria, He is involved in Pastoral Care and Counseling especially in helping young people find their career path as designed by God.