Mr. Oduyemi is an accomplished banker and joined the Central Bank of Nigeria in 1964 and rose through the ranks to be appointed Deputy Governor (Domestic Operations) in 1990 and Deputy Governor General Administration in 1999 a position he occupied till his retirement from the Central Bank of Nigeria in 2004.


Chief Executive Officer

Wale is one of the founding members of Brisktrade. Prior to joining the firm, his experience of over thirteen years cut across sales, trade finance services, and project management/supervision. Today, with his twenty years in the business world and having adopted a unique approach of management, he has widened his experience into other areas including engineering in the oil & gas sector. He is an Alumnus of Business School Netherlands with Masters in Business Administration.


Management Team

He is a British Trained Engineer and Construction Administrator with a deep and diverse knowledge in both local and international business. He started his elementary education at corona school Apapa, and thereafter attended Government College Umuahia where he obtained his “O levels.


Management Team

He attended the University of Ibadan Nigeria where he obtained a BSc (Hons) IN Petroleum Engineering in 1976. He has over 32 years of oilfield experience. His career started in Dowell Schlumberger (Nigeria) Ltd in 1976. In 1977, he became a Field Engineer Trainee and rose to Field Engineer III between 1978 to 1982.

He rose in the ranks before he left to set up Sowsco Oilwell services - he is today a serial investor and on the board of many companies as a Director and the current Chairman of the board of directors at Lekoil.

Yemisi Adetoro Awosika

Management Team

Called to bar in 1991, Yemisi is a renowned lawyer with well over 25 years’ experience as a company secretary/ general counsel and a manager in the legal departments of various companies both in the private and public sectors. Yemisi obtained her Bachelor degree in Law (L.L.B) in 1990 and possesses a prior B.Sc. in Sociology and Social Administration which she obtained in 1986. She is a versatile, intuitive and a rational thinker with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. She enjoys challenges and delivers high results under pressure. Her willingness to accept responsibilities and her desire/ability to learn is one of her trademarks. She is a leader and a remarkable team player.

Our Team