Dr. Fola Ajisafe is Executive Director and Head, E-Commerce Business, with overall responsibility for delivering technology solutions to support Richbam’s vision of providing seamless and outstanding customer experiences across the group’s business functions.
As a leading eBusiness and User Experience (UX) professional with more than 16 years combined marketing, training, and management experience within Fortune 500 and non-profit, international organizations, Dr. Ajisafe is skilled in practice, theories, and methods used in researching, designing, developing, and delivering successful technology initiatives. Part of his portfolio included the creation of e-learning training, knowledge management, and performance enhancement platforms awarded a Gold medal by the preeminent research and analyst firm, Brandon Hall Group, for learning and development. These platforms are used by over 90,000 employees and partners of the U.S largest telecommunication company. Additionally, he has previously, through an agency he worked for, led the development of a comprehensive data portal for the U.K’s National Health Service (NHS), which served over 100 million patients at the time. In the non-profit sector, he served as Director of IT for one of Houston’s multi-denominational ministry, where he oversaw all aspects of technology implementation, media delivery, e-commerce enablement, and transition of volunteer training and on-boarding to an online medium.
In addition to being an Adjunct Professor of Business at Strayer University, United States, he is also the Principal Consultant and Founder of Goshen Consulting Group, a full-scale new media company with extensive experience in web and application development, social media and Internet strategy, and multimedia development.
Dr. Ajisafe holds Masters Degrees from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria (Geochemistry) and University of Lincoln, United Kingdom (MBA), as well as a doctorate degree in Business and E-Commerce from Northcentral University, USA