Ayoola brings a wealth of expertise in Marketing Communication, Data Science, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, and Blockchain. This diverse skill set enables him to grasp both local and global consumer behavior, trends, and data, effectively tackling organizational challenges through strong team leadership. His innovative approach turns ideas into successful campaigns and projects.
Holding a BSc. in Mass Communication from Bowen University and currently pursuing an MBA at Nexford University, Ayoola holds certifications spanning various domains. With over 12 years in integrated marketing communication, he has held pivotal roles at SO&U Saatchi and Saatchi, DealDey.com, Podozi.com, CMA Group (Soundcity and Spice TV), RADP/RDM, Opay (ORide, OWallet), Patricia Technologies, and Chain Reactions Africa.
Ayoola is also the CEO/Co-founder of Umbrella, Africa’s marketplace for startup investment and exit. This investment platform connects pre-seed and seed-stage viable African founders with investors and advisors, facilitating vital investment connections in the startup ecosystem