Mr. Abiola Amao
Financial Secretary, Board of Trustees
Born into the family of Chief and Chief (Mrs) Bode Amao, Mr Abiola Amoa started his educational journey at Omeleye Nursery and Primary School in Lagos. He proceeded, for his secondary education, to Eccles Hall School, Norfork, England. He had his Higher National Diploma (Electronics engineering) at Barnet College, England. He then proceeded to Middlesex University to obtain Bachelor of Science in Electronics and Business. To quench his innate thirst for business knowledge, he had his MBA in Liverpool University (Marketing & Advertisement).
Mr. Abiola Amao worked briefly with GNER at King's Cross in England for two years (2000 – 2002) before joining Bode Foam in 2002 as Training Manager. Due to his efficiency and tenacity for excellence, he rose quickly to the position of Manager, Executive Director, Deputy Managing Director and eventually, Managing Director of the company.
He is a passionate sports lover and he participated actively, during his undergraduate years, in many sports including golf, tennis, cricket and football. He is a die-hard Liverpool fan.
A motivational speaker per excellence, Mr. Abiola Amao has given motivational speeches at countless churches, hospitals and schools.
In conformity with his passion for human development, Mr Abiola Amao has extended his philanthropic gestures to many individuals and institutions over the years.
He is a member Ibadan Golf Club, Ibadan Solidarity Club and life Patron of Physioray in University College Hospital, Ibadan. Mr Amao loves music, travelling (he has been to several countries around the world) and he is very sociable.