Director Research & Development


Jide is a qualified engineer, professional speaker and engineering graduate from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and obtained a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Benin. He also attended the Harvard Business School Executive Education Program at Boston, MA, United States of America. He is currently the CEO of Standard Connections Limited (SCL), a training and business strategy development consulting firm and responsible for the day to day running of the company’s corporate development, marketing and seeking strategic alliance/partnership.

He has over 14 years post qualification experience in areas such as banking, project management, consulting, training, events conceptualization and marketing, financial advisory services having worked in reputable organizations such as Guaranty Trust Bank and Standard Trust Bank (Now United Bank for Africa). I have worked directly or indirectly as a consultant in reputable organizations such as Rural Electrification Agency, ENABLE (A DFID funded organization), Head of Service/MDG, Central Bank of Nigeria, SMEDAN, NAPIMS etc