Dr. Ogechi Adeola
Associate Dean, Business Administration

Lagos Business School

Dr. Ogechi Adeola is the Associate Dean of Business Administration for University of the People. She holds a doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) from Manchester Business School; an MBA from the same institution and a law degree from University of Nigeria. She attended management and teaching courses at Cranfield School of Management, UK; the Flexcube Centre of Learning, Mumbai, India; Gordon School of Business Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa and Phoenix Educational Institute, Dubai. Additionally, she holds a Certificate in Internet Marketing from University of Cape Town, South Africa.


Adeola has an impressive professional background in both academia and banking. She commenced her career at Citibank Nigeria in 1995. She has acquired over 19 years experience in the financial services/consulting/education sector with approximately 14 years in the Nigerian financial sector during which she garnered experience in strategy, product development, sales and marketing, cultural change management amongst others.


Currently, Adeola is a faculty member at the Lagos Business School (Pan Atlantic University) where she teaches Marketing Management. Her academic interests include sales force management, new product development, branding strategy and customer service leadership. She is a Fellow of Institute of Strategic Management, Nigeria and Institute of Marketing.