Olutoyin Odulate – Non-Executive Director
Olutoyin M. Odulate is a seasoned Consumer Goods and FMCG senior management professional with over 16 years of multi-national corporate experience in retail management & distribution, supply chain optimization, strategic development, operational planning, risk management, business development, product development, branding and marketing across the telecoms, management consulting & Consumer Goods /FMCG industries. She has held past senior roles including missions at L’Oreal, MTN Nigeria & Accenture and most recently as Regional Director Anglophone West Africa at Danone ELN.
She is currently the Founder & CEO, Olori Beauty Enterprise LTD, an African multi-brand cosmetics manufacturing company, based out of Lagos, Nigeria and one of the pioneers of organic beauty products made exclusively with African ingredients in Nigeria.
Toyin is a subject matter expert in retail, distribution, supply chain & cross-country regulatory management across key Sub-Saharan African markets. She is also well-versed with matching international best practices and standards to local complex environments through past detailed assignments in the US, Europe & Sub-Saharan Africa.
Her company, Olori Cosmetics, was recently featured and awarded in the Companies to Inspire Africa 2019 report by the London Stock Exchange Group.
Toyin is an Independent Non-Executive Director of ABInBev (International Breweries PLC) in May 2019 and is also a Non-Executive Director at Afrinvest West Africa Limited since May 2018.
Fluent in French and Yoruba, she holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Engineering from Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from INSEAD (France & Singapore)
She is an avid traveller, a dedicated and passionate collector of African art and very passionate about entrepreneurship and start-up investing in the African context.