Kola is a serial entrepreneur and investor whose professional goal is to build technology solutions that improve processes in Africa and to enable other entrepreneurs doing the same.

Most recently he founded Ventures Platform (VP Hub) – a hybrid-incubator and co-working space operator that seeks to be the most ideal launch-pad for startups in Africa. Ventures Platform is the first all-inclusive residential hub in Nigeria. 3 times a year VP finds 10 of the best startups from around Africa, invests in them and supports with them to gain traction, product market fit and raise follow-on investment.

He is also Group Chief Executive Officer of Emerging Platforms Group; which comprises of; Emerging Platforms Ltd – an integrated technology provider and EduPlatforms Ltd. an EdTech company.

Kola is an engineer and financial analyst by training and has attended; Harvard Business School, Lagos Business School, IESE, Savannah State University and Bowling Green State University.