Taofeeq Ashiru, D.B.A., PMP

Taofeeq Ashiru
  • Professor of the Practice


Taofeeq, A. Ashiru, is a multi-skilled, results-focused professional, innovative leader, and strategic problem solver with over 30 years of experience spanning the energy industry, manufacturing, consulting, and academics. With over 20 years of this period spent working in the energy sector covering activities in procurement and logistics, human resources, and project delivery. His broad skills set include project management, innovation management, supply chain management, facilitation and interface management, quantitative/qualitative research, business strategy and analysis, concept identification and development, process improvement and optimization, communications, training, and coaching/mentoring.

He has worked with organizations and individuals from diverse cultures in countries such as the United States of America, Canada, United Kingdom, Netherlands, France, Nigeria, Gabon, and Cameroon. Taofeeq has a Doctor of Business Administration with a specialization in project management from the Capella University, a Graduate Diploma in Business Analytics from Harvard Business Analytics Program, an MBA from the University of Toledo, a Graduate Diploma in Procurement and Supply from the Institute of Procurement and Supply, United Kingdom, a Master of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Lagos, and a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from Obafemi Awolowo University.

His professional licenses & certifications include Project management professional (PMP) certification from the Project Management Institute, charted procurement and supply chain professional (MCIPS) from the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply, certified NVivo expert (NVivo is a Computer Assisted Qualitative Data Analysis software), and certifications in Innovation Management and Process Mining.