About us

Data-Lead Africa is a consulting firm providing world-class data analytics and strategic consulting services. Data is our raw material and we deploy exceptional skills in statistics, research methods and Information technology to process data into insightful quantifiable results.

Our focus is to turn data into decisions so as to drive performance, value, competitive advantage and innovation.


  1. Training
  2. Business Analytics
  3. Risk Analytics
  4. Fraud Analytics
  5. Portfolio Analytics
  6. Market optimization
  7. Data collection and analysis
  8. Social and Behavioural studies
  9. Monitoring and Evaluation
  10. Market research
  11. Academic research (Online supervision)


Our Clients

Management Profile

Arowolo Ayoola (PhD)

Lead Partner

Dr. Arowolo, Ayoola Abimbola is an expert in data analytics with extensive background in research, fleet safety management, monitoring and evaluation, business intelligence, strategic planning, gap analysis and value chain development. He has a Ph.D in Industrial Technical Education from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka with research interest in development of Intelligent Tutor Systems (ITS). He is on the management team of Tales Oil and Gas as a fleet management consultant.
Dr Arowolo In partnership with the Society for Monitoring and Evaluation, Nigeria, currently provides training in data management for Monitoring and Evaluation officers in Nigeria.

Engr. Taiwo O. Sokunbi


Engr. Taiwo O. Sokunbi is a Chemical Engineering graduate of the University of Ife, Ile-Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University). He is a Fellow of the Nigerian Society of Chemical Engineers and a member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers. He is also a member of the Nigerian Institute of Environment. He is a chartered engineer registered with COREN. He has over 30 year’s cognate experience in the Downstream Petroleum Sector of the Economy. His experience in the Oil Industry covers areas like Retail Marketing, LPG Bottling and Marketing, Lubricants Manufacturing and Marketing, Fuel Depot Management, Petroleum Products Transportation (Fleet Management), Petroleum Products Supply, Implementation and Management of QMS, Safety etc. In his 25-year career in Total Nigeria Plc, he held many senior management positions such as Blending Plant Manager, LPG Manager, and Distribution Manager etc and rose to become the General Manager (Operations). He attended several professional courses locally and internationally, particularly in Morocco, France & UK. He is a SON- trained Lead Auditor.
On leaving Total Nigeria Plc, he worked at Integrated Oil and Gas Ltd as General Manager (Operations) for some time, assisting in restructuring the business of the company.

Abdulsalam Toyin


Abdulsalam Toyin is a Trained bioinformatics analyst with a diverse background, with Bsc Agricultural Engineering, Masters in Computer Science from the University of Ibadan. He is passionate about Data analysis, software development and applied statistics through applying data analysis tools, programs and software applications to answer research questions.
He has experience in handling very large data and use of scripting languages for analysis of different kinds of data using high performance computing. He also has a broad understanding and experience with real-time analytics and business intelligent platforms such as Tableau Software. He is proficient in developing pipelines for data integration, business analytics, Big data to integrate these analyses with high performance parallel computing, SQL databases and several programming languages and statistical software packages such as R, Java, Python, MatLab or SPSS. He performs A/B testing based on different hypotheses to directly and indirectly impact different Key Performance Indicators.

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