Bankole Oloruntoba is a social and business tactics engagement specialist with a deep background in corporate communication, entrepreneurship development, business and idea development, innovation management and investment. He has a first degree (BSc. Economics) from ABU Zaria, a certificate on building brands from Lagos Business School (LBS) and an MBA from Business School Netherlands (BSN). An expert on the Innovation Hub Set up/Sustainability, Business Model development and deployment (Business Model Canvas & Lean Management Strategy) for Products, Ideas and Startups, Startup Incubation Management, Investment and Advisory, Bankole has shown strength in the identification and Building of strategic work/business partnership, Talent sourcing, Product/Business Market entry, Startup funding and investment advisory. He provides Nigerian/West African Market entry advisory and Soft-landing services to interested foreign companies. He is currently the CEO of the Nigeria Climate Innovation Center (NCIC) a World Bank and Federal Government of Nigeria assisted innovation center. In 2014, Bankole founded of Network of Incubators and Innovators in Nigeria (NINe) and he was the founding Incubation Center Manager of Enspire Business Incubator, a technology focused business incubation center under the Abuja Technology Village. In 2018 he was appointed a Member of the Presidential Advisory Council on Technology and Creativity and in 2019 Africa Netprenuer Prize for Africa (Jack Ma Foundation) – West Africa Regional Advisor. Bankole is an engaging Speaker, Convergence Coordinator and a fantastic listener.
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