Global Entrepreneurship Network Nigeria
Olawale Anifowose is passionate about entrepreneurship and has 15years experience working with entrepreneurs across sectors. He’s a member of the management board of Enterprise Development Center, Pan Atlantic University, Managing Director of the Global Entrepreneurship Network Nigeria (GEN Nigeria) and a member of the steering committee for the Global Entrepreneurship Network Africa (GEN Africa).
He is an alumnus of the Lagos Business School, Senior Management Program (SMP35) and also an alumnus of the US State Department, International Visitor Leadership Program- SME Development. He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing UK, a certified Microsoft Build-Your-Business trainer, Certified Entrepreneurial Coach from Learning and Skills Management Centre (LSM) United Kingdom, with over 10years experience in SME development; Olawale has provided advisory and support to several successful SMEs in Nigeria.
The radio host of enterprise stories, a radio program that features entrepreneurship endeavors of Nigerian SMEs. Olawale helped set up a youth enterprise and mentoring program, ―The Startup Hub for new graduates and co-founded the elab a social impact accelerator in Nigeria. Wale holds a bachelors degree in Economics and M.Sc. in Marketing both from the University of Lagos and a Doctorate Degree in Business Administration from SMC University, Switzerland with specialization in SME development.