Lekan Abiola is one of the less than 50 African members of the Product Development and Management Association (PDMA), a worldwide professional body for product innovation, development and management.
He has over 19 years' professional experience in risk management, risk financing, research, planning & strategy, specialized funding, business development, product innovation, development and management. He was the Director, Planning and Strategy of Sub-Saharan Infrastructure Synergy (SIS) group, a major African infrastructure procurement, development and management group.
Before joining the service of SIS, He worked as the Chief Strategy Officer and Head, Funding of MTI PLC, a Nigeria Integrated Infrastructure Development and Management Company, where he oversaw the Strategy, Business Development and Funding & Treasury departments.
As a consultant, Lekan Abiola has worked with organizations such as Dunlop Nigeria plc, DN Meyer Plc, MTI PLC, and several banks to name a few. He has developed several ground breaking concepts and products with market output worth billions of Naira in revenue.
He is a graduate of Statistics from the University of Ibadan and a professional member of the Product Development and Management Association (PDMA)