Director - General

Fred Olayele

Founding President, Pan-African School of Policy Innovation

Dr. Fred Olayele’s diverse career spans academia, government, finance, and international development. A distinguished economist and public policy executive, his research interests and practice areas cover trade policy, innovation, FDI, urban policy, political economy, and inclusive development. He has published and shared best practices in these areas at numerous conferences and institutions around the world. A results-oriented leader, he has consulted widely and advised many public and private organizations in Canada, United States, Spain, and across several African countries.