Foyinsola Akinjayeju

Advisor - Strategy & Transformation
Foyinsola has close to twenty years of combined industry and consulting experience developing and implementing solutions to business problems for organizations across diverse industries in both private and public sectors, with focus on Oil, Gas and Power, as consultant, coach and functional lead.

Her areas of specialization include Strategic and Business Planning; Operational Excellence; Finance Function Effectiveness, and Culture & Change Implementation and she has a passion to see businesses grow and succeed, consistently.

As a competency lead for Strategy Consulting at Price Waterhouse Coopers, she served as the partner’s deputy and head of operations of PwC Nigeria’s Strategy consulting business, with responsibilities across the strategy practice and client’s projects. She has been responsible for formulating strategies for business growth, developing budget and monitoring budget performance of the Strategy practice, leading business development and sales, managing team large teams to achieve defined goals.

She has managed delivery of large scale and complex projects including strategic planning; opportunity analyses; market feasibility studies and commercial due diligence assessments; business plans and financial Internal projections development; corporate restructuring / organizational change; operating model designs and implementation; enterprise performance and risk management framework designs; (strategic) cost optimization advisory etc. Relevant Industry experience include Financial Services; Oil and Gas (upstream and downstream); Power; FMCG & Retail and Public sector.

As Partner, Strategy and Operations Transformation (SOT) At Phillips Consulting Limited, she was responsible for Identifying growth markets and developing strategies to exploit growth opportunities; leading design and roll-out of new services; develop financial / operational metrics and targets, drive and monitor performance and manage key accounts comprising both public sector and private clients.

Foyinsola is a Chartered Accountant with the Institute of Chartered Accounts of Nigeria (ICAN), a graduate of Sociology and Anthropology from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and currently an MBA student of the Lagos Business School, Pan-Atlantic University.