Director of Connect2Grow | Head of Operational Services for Africa, American Tower Corporation | Author | Women Empowerment Advocate | Keynote Speaker
Adebola is a seasoned professional with over nine (9) years of valuable experience garnered in diverse challenging roles. She possesses general management experience overseeing key functions of Finance Operations, Quality Assurance, Health & Safety, and Network Operations. As Senior Manager, Finance Operations at American Towers, she currently manages 30+ team members and ensuring there are adequate controls in place in the disbursement of the yearly operational maintenance budget.
She gained four(4) years of consulting experience in KPMG with a speciality in Enterprise Risk Management (ERM), internal audit planning and execution, budget forecasting monitoring and control, Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) reviews, process reengineering, revenue assurance, fraud investigations and project management from diverse sectors such as Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG), oil & gas, telecommunications, banking and health sectors.
Burdened by the number of street kids, she started the Mantle of Mordecai (MOM) foundation, a registered non-profit organization with the mission to reduce the population of out-of-school children in Nigeria and by extension Africa. She also champions the Culture Preservation Initiative with the mandate of ensuring that the culture of her home country Nigeria is preserved all over the world. As part of impacting her world, she is a volunteer mentor of The Tony Elumelu Foundation tasked with empowering young entrepreneurs in Africa.
Adebola’s mandate in life is to impact all lives she encounters.