An experienced executive with verifiable year-on-year success achieving revenue, profit, and business growth objectives within start-up, turnaround, and rapid-change environments. Has repeatedly delivered sustained revenue and EBITA growth in dynamic and changing markets demonstrating a track record of increasing sales and spearheading operational improvements to drive down costs and improve productivity.
Mr Akinlola has an extensive business background in international, multi-cultural environments. An inspirational leader with strong communication skills with the ability to clearly articulate vision and develop teams to deliver against the vision. Is adept at building long term relationships at the most senior levels.
Mr Akinlola is a serial entrepreneur and has established successful businesses in the digital economy consequently he is retained as a non-executive director for his expertise in several start-up companies in emerging markets.
Mr Akinlola is a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants and holds a degree in Applied Economics from the University London and an MBA from Manchester Business School.