Prof. Obafemi Ajibola
Prof. Femi Ajibola is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of New Nigeria Foundation. He is a Professor of Agricultural Engineering, a Fellow of the Nigerian Society of Engineers, a Fellow of the Nigerian Academy of Engineering and a former Deputy Vice Chancellor of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. He has extensive administrative, research, teaching and consultancy experience.
He has undertaken consultancy activities for several reputable national and international Organizations including UNDP, Food and Agriculture Organisation, DFID, Federal Department of Agriculture, Federal Environmental Protection Agency, National Strategic Grains Reserve Agency etc. Prof. Ajibola is blessed with a loving family whose support has contributed immensely to his successful career.
His Excellency, Dr. Christopher Kolade was the pioneer Chairman of the Board of the Foundation and the late Dr. Bukar Shaib was a member of the Board until his demise in 2006.