Dapo Tijani holds a first degree and MBA from University of Lagos. He was the Class President and Best Graduating Student of MBA (Executive), 1995/97 set, at the University of Lagos.
He is an HR professional and a certified Quality Service Ambassador (QSA), with about 20 years work experience majorly in the Financial Services Industry. He has management experience with leading and dynamic commercial banks in Nigeria. He is a self-motivated and achievement oriented Manager who is an effective thinker and enthusiastic communicator with proven skills in setting and achieving goals based on a thorough understanding of business issues as well as the development and motivation of staff.
Dapo's leadership, influencing and problem solving capabilities have been employed in various times. He has participated in two merger and acquisition projects, where he had opportunity to work with Accenture, a leading (both locally and internationally) consultancy firm. In the course of his career, he also had the opportunity to work and lead Teams in every area of Human Resources (Manpower Resourcing, Compensation & Benefits, Manpower Development, Employee Relations etc). He has twice served on the Annual Conference Planning Committee of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria (CIPM) and has facilitated in various training programs.
He is currently the Managing Consultant at Burtonsville Global Consulting Limited.