Mr Bayode, is a PMI certified Project Management Professional and Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria. He is also a certified Business Process Management Professional and ITIL Service Operation Expert.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from the highly prestigious, premier University of Ibadan in the ancient city of Ibadan. A multitalented, multilingual and multidisciplinary skilled individual with impressive experiential track record in the practice of Finance, Management, Marketing and Information Technology, has an irresistible blend of multidisciplinary skills and competence that is hard to come by.
His pursuit for right skill sets for life has seen him pass through great institutions such as University of Ibadan, Cornel University – USA, Lagos Business School, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, and Chartered Institute of Marketing – UK. He thus has to his credit a degree in Computer Science, Executive Leadership and Financial Strategy Certifications, Fellowship awards and Professional certifications amongst others.
Mr Bayode has to his credit over 26 years’ experience cutting across IT Service Industry, Manufacturing sector, Agric sector and Telecom sector. He facilitates regularly at Entrepreneur skill set Development Centers where he brings to bare his rare pedagogical skills.
His multidisciplinary skills has enabled him function in various capacities such as an Divisional Accountant, Special Advisory Capacity to Group Executives, IT & Strategy Manager, Group Treasurer, Information Systems Manager, Corporate Service Controller and Programmer with corresponding influence on organizations’ strategy and planning, cost control programmes, effective management & business accounting, treasury management, budget analysis, investment appraisal, business process improvement, system integration and project management to mention a few.
His enviable track record, vast experience, cognitive and multidisciplinary skill set makes him any CEOs dream. He has great acumen for pre-emptive and cognitive thinking. A highly sought after speaker with exceptional affinity for impacting individuals with appropriate life skills for great impact, devoting a huge chunk of his spare time dispensing entrepreneurial knowledge and skill acquisition to young participants.
His dream is to raise a generation and army of self-employed and active entrepreneurs with the right attitude, appropriate effective managerial skills and financial acumen for evolving a generation that will build a prosperous nation.
He is widely travelled, touching bases in Europe and several African countries. A proud biker who’s love for biking has seen him embarked on interstate and cross country trips.
Fondly called ‘big daddy’, given his penchant for family; he loves spending time with his family and has raised an army of protégés spanning several generations. His day is never complete without touching a life and a ‘good book’ will sure make his day.