Fola Olatunji David

Fola Olatunji David


Member, Governing Board for Sporting Lagos FC

Fola is a builder, leader, and connector. He has a passion for startups and the people who build them. He has worked with small, mid-sized, and global businesses in several industries (finance, education, technology, entertainment), and the central theme for his career has been creating channels for technology to interface with the business. His core skills cover people, programs, and product management. He also has expertise in management consulting, growth hacking, and business development. In the last 5 years, he has been focused primarily on building global ecosystems that support innovators and entrepreneurs in different sectors including finance, education, agriculture, logistics, media, power, consumer services, and government. His biggest success is in designing and leading 2 of Africa’s most successful startup accelerator programs, at Google and Ventures Platform, directly supporting over 1000 startups in the process.