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Few Things To Know About Tayo Ayinde

Friday, May 31, 2019.

Mr. Tayo Ayinde is the newly appointed Chief of Staff to the Executive Governor, Lagos State, Mr.Babajide Sanwo-Olu.

Here are few things to know about Mr. Ayinde, who was the Director General of Sanwo-Olu Campaign Organisation:

Mr. Tayo Akinmade Ayinde who hails from Ikorodu area of Lagos State was born on the 24th of August, 1964 at Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos.

He is a christian by religion. He attended St Peters’ Anglican Primary School, Alausa, Ikeja where he obtained his First School Leaving Certificate and his West African School Certificate from Ogudu Grammar School, Ojota, Lagos.

He was admitted into Federal Polytechnic, Anambra where he was awarded Ordinary National Diploma (OND) in Banking and Finance and Higher National Diploma (HND) in Accountancy.

He worked briefly with TELL Magazine as Accounting Office in 1993. In that same year, he joined the State Security Service (SSS) and retired meritoriously in 2009.

While in the SSS, he worked with former Governor of Lagos State, His Excellency Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as his Chief Security Detail. He fully joined politics in 2009. He has a masters’ degree (MBA) in Financial Management from Lagos State University.

Mr. Ayinde was in the University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management for a course in Strategic Thinking Approach. He was also in University of Cambridge, Judge Business School to study Business Model Innovation.

Mr. Tayo Ayinde also studied Strategic Financial Analysis for Business Evaluation from Harvard Business School, Boston, USA.

(Ayodele Adewale)