An Independent Management Consultant, Afolabi brings with him over 20 years of operations management experience within the financial services industry. Prior to this, he held several management positions with major investment management industry players in Canada, USA and Nigeria.

Afolabi earned an MBA in Organizational Management from Johnson and Wales University, Providence Rhode-Island and a Masters of Science degree in Agricultural Economics from the University of Ibadan. He is a fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute (FCSI), fellow of the Canadian Institute of Management (FCIM) and the immediate past chairman of the board  of the Canadian Institute of Management, Toronto.  In addition, he is a certified coach, speaker and trainer .