Extramile Africa - Team


Olalekan Bankole

Nationality: Nigerian

Founder and Chief Executive Officer (C.E.O)

Bankole Olalekan is a serial entrepreneur with core interest in agribusiness, technology, communication andnancial services. He is the founder and CEO of Extramile Africa. He is a PhD candidate and a rm believer in the project Africa. He is also the founder of Agromarketplace Nigeria Limited, www.agromerchant.com and sit on the board of several businesses and startups in Africa.

Peter Waschira

Nationality: Rwandan

Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer (C.O.O)

A result oriented Entrepreneur with a need to see things through, I believe that, what can be done should be done, what can’t be done must be done

Victor Olatunde

Nationality: Nigerian

Co-Founder/Chief Marketing Officer (C.M.O)

Olatunde, Victor Adeoluwa is a trained Agric Engineer
(PhD in View)with 11 years entrepreneurial experience
across the ICT, Branding, Agric, Energy and Fintech Industry.
He is certied Enterprise Manager from the EDC of Lagos
Business School, Nigeria, and well established Social impact
leader. He’s a Yunus and Youth Fellow, YALI Candidate,
Starting Bloc Nominee, and CITI Bank mentored. Victor serves
as business and marketing strategist for several brands within
and outside Nigeria and is enthusiastic about the
SDGs 1,2,3, and 7

Julius Adewopo

Nationality: Nigerian

Co-Founder and Chief Investment Officer

Julius Adewopo earned his Ph.D. from the University of Florida (USA), M.Sc. from University of Arkansas-Monticello (USA), and a Bachelor’s degree from Federal University of Technology, Akure (Nigeria). He has acquired 10 years of diverse experience in Corporate Management, Research, and Professional development. These experiences include his role as a Compliance Advisor at Raymond James Financials HQ (a U.S.-based Fortune 500 Company), International leadership such as Focal Point at United Nations Organizations, Research Fellow/Assistantship at highly reputable U.S. Institutions, and goal-driven engagements with Nigerian Institutions/Organizations. His outstanding accomplishments have earned him numerous recognitions including induction into University of Florida’s Hall of Fame, The Future Africa Award, Top 100 Inuential people in Nigeria (YNaija 2017), induction into the Gamma Sigma Delta International Agriculture Honor Society, and award for excellence from Vienna-based International Union of Forestry Research Organization (IUFRO). In his professional pursuits, he continues to advance digital innovation for decision support in sub-Saharan African Agricultural Systems.

Oladayo Isreal

Nationality: Nigerian

Chief Development Officer (C.F.O)

Oladayo is a business thinker, strategic management consultant who
works at the complex intersection of strategy and business
development. He has professional experience as an Economic analyst,
entrepreneur and consultant. He his based in Abuja. Oladayo currently
plays a role in creating a strong and vibrant development plan for the
start up Eco system as Chairman Governing council of the African Youth
Entrepreneur Startup development initiative and a Cofounder/ Chief
Development ofcer of ExtraMile Africa Tech brand.

Ivy Barley

Nationality: Ghananian

Chief Technology Officer (C.T.O)

Ademola Morebise

Growth Hacker

Adejare Victor

Finance Manager

Oderinu Jeremiah

Business Development Manager

Jeremiah Oderinu is Author, Personal Developement Coach and a vast Business and Digital Consulant to fast growing and developing MSMEs and Startups in Africa. A Wikipedia Consulant for Companies and people of note and inuence, helping brands and buiking economy’s through strategic consulting. He resides as the CEO of ImagineMiah is a fast-growing consultancy brand, Team Lead ta Team Blaze (an NGO) dedciated to Innovation and Advancement,Pionner of The Online Millionaire Editions (3 editions), Entrepreneurs Connect and Miah Talk 1.0 and Startegy Unfold for A Better 2019 which was able to train close to 1000 students, Corp members and working society on how to leverage on the opportunities that exist in our community and the Digital space. a B.Tech from my department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering. he is always looking for platforms to learn, inspire and contribute to people and businesses development.

Taslim Salahudeen

App Development Officer

Salaudeen Taslim has his Barchelor of Technology in Remote Sensing and Geographical Information System. He is a skilled GIS Analyst, Product Lead, Technical strategist and Mobile Application Developer. He has years of experience in these elds and he is a passionate problem solver and technology enthusiast.

Owoeye Omoniyi

Web Development Officer

Owoeye Omoniyi is an Urban and Regional Planner in training with skills and years of experience in Web and App development also the founder of Worldest Mediatech Concepts and an award winner of The Most Enterprising and Innovative person, Federal University of Technology, Akure.

Akinlolu Whyte

Data Analyst

He is trained in statistics and skilled in programming, debugging,
modeling, probability and analytics. He is experienced in building
up valuable skills in technological companies by working on a
portfolio of exciting data scientist, and handling data related
projects for them and their clients, who are based across Nigeria

Olatunji Oseni

Research and Development

Oseni Olatunji is a Mechanical engineer in training with years of
experience in debating and public speaking as well as child
education. He is passionate about reading and writing and
enjoys helping people by leveraging on their unique talents and

Oluwafemi Isaac

Customer Experience Director

He’s a trained applied Geophysicist with a career in Business
Development, Electronics Hardware and Renewable Energy
Development. He is skilled in Electronic Circuit Development,
Programming, Embedded System, Internet of Things (IoT), Smart
Building (Building Automation), Electronic Hardware Prototyping as
well as : Digital Marketing, Business Development and Management,
Human Resource, Business Consulting.
He is passionate about technical skills, knowledge transfer,
innovations and inventions amidst many others.