Olabode  Opeseitan


Always driven by the passion to excel and motivated by the urge to leave an enviable impact on humanity. I have over 30 years experience in key areas of business development and integrated Marketing Communications in competitive African markets. As Director of Public Relations, Events & Promotions at Globacom, I was part of strategic decisions and activations leading to phenomenal growth and acquisition of millions of subscribers across Nigeria, Ghana and Benin Republic. I played active roles in building and protecting the reputation of Globacom and its Chairman, Dr. Mike Adenuga Jr. I also worked at African Newspapers of Nigeria Plc for eight years, rising to the post of Editor, Tribune on Saturday. I'm an international businessman, coordinating my group's operations in Africa and North America. I'm a Fellow of World Press Institute, USA, Poynter Institute, USA, Reuters Foundation, UK, National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria and Nigerian Institute of Public Relations. I hold a Masters Degree in Managerial Psychology from University of Ibadan. I also have a Post Graduate Diploma in Digital Business Strategy from Emeritus Institute of Management in collaboration with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA & Columbia Business School, also in USA. I'm about completing a programme at University of California, Haas School of Business, Berkeley, USA on Application of Artificial Intelligence to Business Strategies.