Dr. Adebola Ismail Akindele was born on the 25th of November 1963.
Following his post Primary education at Ansar-Ud-Deen College, Isolo, Lagos between 1974 and 1979, he proceeded to University of Ife, Ile Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University) in 1979 where he obtained his bachelor of Agricultural Science degree in 1985. He later attended the University of Lagos, where he bagged his Master’s degree in Banking and Finance in 1993.
He holds a Doctorate of Business Administration from the prestigious International School of Management, Paris.
Added to this academic excellence are several training programs in Financial Services, Human Resources Management, Logistics, Risk Management and Bank Fraud Control & Prevention, Information Technology Systems Audit, Strategic Customer Service Management and Treasury Management in Nigeria and overseas. He is also an alumnus of the prestigious Lagos Business School, London Business School, and INSEAD, Fontainebleau.
By 2004, after almost twenty years of successfully handling increasing responsibilities in different organizations, in the Public and Private Sectors, Bola struck out to explore his entrepreneurial endorsement by promoting a Company which became a forerunner in E-Business and Process automation, not only in Nigeria, but in Sub-Saharan Africa. This company which he named Courteville Investments Limited pioneered auto vehicle registration in Nigeria with the household Trademark called “AutoReg”.
Courteville Investment Limited grew in leaps and bounds and it is today listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange as “Courteville Business Solutions Plc.”
Under his leadership, Courteville Business Solutions Plc. has consistently grown profits, and paid dividends every year since becoming a public company.
Let’s welcome Dr. Adebola Ismail Akindele to the GAGE Academy 2022.