Current Designation: Managing Partner
Current Company: GBC Professional Services
Total Experience: 32 Years
Area of Specialization: Assurance, Financial Management , Accounting & Taxation
Gbenga Badejo graduated with Honours and one of the best in his class from Nigeria’s Premier University – University of Ibadan in 1984 with a Degree in Geography from the Faculty of Social Sciences. After his first Degree, he took up Accounting and qualified as a Chartered Accountant having trained at BDO Binder Balogun Badejo & Co, Chartered Accountants where he cut his teeth in accounting and consulting and later Ayorinde Thomas & Co., Chartered Accountants. He was the pioneer Finance Manager of SO & U Saatchi and Saatchi in 1991 an International Integrated Marketing Communications Company where he rose to become the Chief Accountant and Head of Admin in 1996 before leaving to set up an accounting and consulting firm.
Currently, Gbenga Badejo is the Managing Partner / CEO of
- GBC Professional Services &
- Gbenga Badejo & Co., (Chartered Accountants)
Specialising in Assurance , Audit, Taxation, Financial Management & Management Consultancy, Mergers & Acquisition, Business Incubation, Corporate Re-organisation & Restructuring & Insolvency.
He attended the prestigious Lagos Business School, CEP programme which took him across Continents to Strathmore Business School, Nairobi and IESE, Barcelona, Spain. He was appointed Expert-In Residence at the Lagos Business School, Enterprise Development Centre, in recognition of his acumen, to counsel and mentor part of a pool of upcoming SMEs. He is an alumnus of Harvard Kennedy School, Boston, USA.
He served on the Board of ICAN Faculty for Forensic Audit and Investigation, ICAN Practice Monitoring Group and ICAN Professional Practice Monitoring Committee. He seats on the Board of BDS Consult, a Training and Management Development Consultancy outfit, Pratix Consulting Limited – a Project Management outfit with interest in real estate and power and Chairman, Crown Farms Limited – a fledging Agric-Business.