Dr. ‘Tayo Adeyemi Adiatu is a visionary leader, seasoned entrepreneur and an astute businessman with over 20 years of productive experience. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Pure and Applied Chemistry as well as an MBA Marketing degree from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Oyo State Nigeria. He also holds a doctorate degree (honoris causa) in Business Administration from the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology and an Executive Master’s Degree from the Metropolitan School of Business & Management. In 2019, He completed the Owner/President Management Program (OPM 53) from the Harvard Business School in Boston, USA.
Dr. Adeyemi Adiatu has successfully managed various business projects ranging from construction projects to engineering, procurement projects and petroleum trading transactions. He has garnered substantial knowledge of various industries across the continent of Africa and Europe which cuts across the Oil sector, Service sector, Health sector as well as Real Estate and Construction.
Dr. Adeyemi Adiatu is Group CEO of a number of leading companies in their respective Industries. In the Oil and Gas Industry, He is the Co-Founder/CEO of Tulcan Energy – one of the foremost petroleum importation and trading companies in Nigeria.
In the Aviation sector, Dr. Adiatu also founded and has strategic oversight of Afloat Limited, a company that plays a vital role in the Nigerian Aviation fueling space supplying key passenger and cargo planes such as Dana, Aero, Azman, Max Air, DHL etc.
Dr. Adiatu heads Poaadit Nigeria Limited, a niche real estate and construction company with several projects completed satisfactorily for clients ranging from Government, Universities, Parastatals and other private institutions. Poaadit in involved in civil, structural and specialized engineering projects.
VCare Diagnostic Limited is a medical diagnostic company with a vision to revolutionalize the diagnostic industry by becoming the Go-to Reference laboratory. Dr. Adiatu is a co-founder and the Chairman of the company. VCare (a Lagos State accredited and NCDC recognized lab for RT-PCR testing for COVID-19) operates on a B2C and B2B model to other laboratories, hospitals and HMOs in Nigeria and Africa.
To constantly update his knowledge and engage with professionals in similar fields of interests, Dr. Adiatu regularly attends the annual Offshore Technology Conference (OTC), which holds in Houston, United States. He is a member of the Young Presidents’ Organisation (YPO) Lagos Chapter, Institute of Directors (IoD), the Registered Administrative Managers of Nigeria, Ikoyi Club 1938 and others.
Dr. Adiatu is an expert in people management, strategic negotiations and corporate administration. He has sat on several panels on Economic matters including the Union Bank Strategies for Growth Breakfast Event in 2019.