Tunde Folawiyo


With an ongoing dedication to education, the spread of philanthropy and the advancement of the Nigerian petroleum industry, Tunde Folawiyo has earned numerous honours and awards, solidifying his role as a constant contributor to the prosperity of the Nigerian economy and Africa as a whole.


Through his directorship of select leading companies throughout the region, Tunde Folawiyo has made immeasurable strides in advancing the region’s energy sector. As Group Managing Director & CEO of the Yinka Folawiyo Group of Companies, Tunde Folawiyo has led a focus on key industries including oil and gas, power and real estate among others. In addition to serving as Vice-President of the Nigerian Association of Indigenous Petroleum Explorers and Productions (NAIPEC), he is also a director and founding shareholder of MTN Nigeria Communications Ltd, the country’s premier telecommunications provider. Furthermore, Tunde Folawiyo currently serves within many other roles of influential organisations.


As a member of the Global Advisory Council of the esteemed African Leadership Academy, Tunde Folawiyo continues his mission in guiding young African leaders toward a brighter future. He is also a member of the Duke of Edinburgh’s World Fellowship, a distinguished world-wide network of dedicated philanthropists with a focus on youth development.

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