Hon. Wasilat Adegoke Adefemi

Honourable Commissioner
Ministry of Youth and Sports


Akinola is a seasoned successful customer focused finance professional with over nineteen years of management experience in multi-cultural environments. He has a proven track record of success in both multinational and indigenous oil & gas companies. Rising rapidly through his career to his current position; gained through good leadership, analytical, and excellent interpersonal skills

He has built his career through building valuable relationships, engaging senior management in establishing and implementing strategies to improve financial systems and control for efficiency and optimal restructuring of resources with a keen interest in strategic planning and how innovative financial analysis can drive business value at a strategic level.


  • 1982-1987

Kings College Lagos

  • 1987-1992

University Of Lagos

  • 2010-2010

London Business School

  • 1982-1987


  • 1987-1992

BSc Accounting

  • 2010-2010

MSc Leadership & Strategy

Professional Skills

Strategic Planning
97 %
Financial Modelling
84 %
Leadership Development
85 %

Diversity of Expereince

Akinola has demonstrated excellent ability to improve operations, impact business growth and maximise profit through achievements in cost reduction, negotiations with Joint Venture partners, initiating statutory finance controls and productivity improvements