Dr. OLAWUMI DELE AWOLUSI
Lecturer I (ENHANCED)
B.Sc. (Econs.), B.Sc. (Acctg.), MBA, M.Sc. (Nottingham), Ph.D. (BU), MAoM, MAIB, ACIM, MECRTD, MRDN, FMNES, AMNIM, MIoE, MSM
International Business, International Strategic Management, internationalization and foreign market entry, International Economics, Management technique adoption strategies, International Marketing and MNE diversification strategies.
Awards & Honours
* Best Graduating Student (M.Sc. with Distinction) at the University of Nottingham Business School (2009 M.Sc in International Business Management-February, 2009)
*Guest Editor and Journal Reviewer in: (i.) Journal of Research in International Business and Management; (ii) Journal of Research in Economics and International Finance; and (iii) and International Research Journal of Accounting and Auditing, an International Research Journals, Journal of International Business Studies (JIBS); Academy of Management Journal (AMJ)
State Coordinator, Ekiti and Ondo States, Institute of Entrepreneurs, Nigeria. Aug. 2013 till date
- International Business, International Strategic Management, International Economics, International Marketing and General Management.
- BUS 917-Multinational Enterprises; BUS 834-Global Economic Environment; BUS 326-International Business and World Resources; BUS-327 Research Methodology; BUS328-International Economics: Theory and Policy; BUS 810- Research Methods (Part Time M.Sc. and MBA)
Selected Publications (6)
a. International Conference on Research, Innovations and Sustainable Development, (Conference
Proceedings, Volume 4, Number 3, pp. 9-22) November 11-14, 2013, Conference Hall, British
Council, Accra, GHANA.
Paper Presented: Enterprise resource planning and customer services management: an
empirical study among Nigerian banks Nov. 11th -14th, 2013
b. E-Leadership 2013 Conference, Venue: SANLAM Auditorium, University of Pretoria,
Hatfield Campus, Corner of Lynnwood Road & Roper Street, Pretoria, SOUTH AFRICA.
Paper Presented: Effects of Business Process Re-engineering on Operational Performance: A
study of Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Nov. 4th -6th, 2013
c. International Conference on Research, Innovations and Sustainable Development, (Conference
Proceedings, Volume 4, Number 1, pp. 229-239) November 11-14, 2013, Conference Hall,
British Council, Accra, GHANA.
Paper Presented: Successful cultural combination and international acquisition performance of
multinational corporations in Nigeria Nov. 11th -14th, 2013
d. Project Management, Finance and Knowledge transfer in the financial Service sub-
sector: a comparative analysis of the ASEAN countries (Resource person: Prof. Tan, H.
B). Venue: Mahidol University International College (MUIC), International Business
Programme, Bangkok, THAILAND. Sept. 17th-18th, 2008
e. Tourism Marketing: Destination Marketing and Tourism development in Asia Pacific
region (Resource person: Dr. Khong. K.W), Venue: Stanford hotel, Hong Kong,
118 Soy Street, Mong Kok, Kowloon, HONG KONG. Sept. 13th- 14th, 2008
f. Performance Visibility Methods in Project Management, By Ed Warnock
(Prof. of strategy, University of Oregon), Venue: Kuala Lumpur Training Centre.
Organised by Project Management Institute (PMI), MALAYSIA April 29th- 30th, 2008
g. Managing an Expanding Business across Borders, By Michael D. Lamb
(Group M.D. of Fitness First Asia). Venue: Fitness First Corporate Office,
4, Battery Road, Bank of China Building, SINGAPORE. Feb. 15th- 16th 2008
(II) LOCAL CONFERENCE/ SEMINAR/WORKSHOP ATTENDED WITH DATES:
h. 14th Annual conference/ 4th Quarter Induction of the Institute of Entrepreneurs, Nigeria. Theme:
Building Linkages to breed Professional Entrepreneurs and Owners/ Managers for Micro, Small
and Medium Enterpsises. Venue: IOE Head office, The Kitchen Towers, plot 3, Isheri road,
opposite wema bank, Isheri/Agidingbi Junction, Ogba-Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria.
Paper Presented: From BRICS to N-11, a rare hope for Nigeria. 11th-12th December, 2014
i. 10th ISMN Annual conference/ General meeting. Organized by Institute of Strategic Management,
Nigeria. Venue: Conference Centre, Nelrose Hotel, Asaba, Delta State, Nigeria.
Paper Presented: Strategic Alliance and Business Performance in the Nigerian Oil and Gas
Industry: an empirical analysis 16th-18th July, 2014
j. 4th International Conference on Effect of global economic and financial reforms on developing
economies: a reassessment. Organized by Nigerian society for financial research. Venue:
Landmark University, Omu-Aran, Kwara state, Nigeria.
Presentation/Abstract: Cross-Border mergers and acquisition and international business
performance of Nigerian manufacturing firms 8th-10th July, 2014
k. Annual Entrepreneurship Education Conference, Organized by Institute of Entrepreneurs,
Nigeria. Venue: IOE Training Centre, Kitchen Towers, plot 3, Isheri Rd., Ogba-Ikeja, Lagos.
Paper Presented: Enterpreneurship, and SME development: Issues and Tips Sept. 23rd -24th, 2013
l. Effective Leadership/ Supervisory Skills Organized by Scorpiosis Crestcom (Crestcom
International) Venue: Eko Hotel and Towers, Lagos. June 17th -18th, 2010
m. Marketing for Sustainable Growth in the Banking Industry
Organized by FANAD Resources Int. Ltd.(Mgt. Consultants),Lagos. June 19th-20th, 2007
n. Domestic Banking operations, organized by Diamond Mgt. Consultancy Services,
Lagos Aug. 7th – 9th 2006
o. Creativity and Strategic thinking, organized by FBN Training School (Lagos learning
centre, Iganmu, Lagos state) Feb. 14th – 20th 2006
p. Foreign Banking Operations, organized by FBN (Lagos learning Centre, Iganmu,
Lagos state) Aug. 10th -13th 2004
q. Computer Appreciation Course, organized by FBN Training school (Lagos learning centre,
Iganmu, Lagos state) April 3rd – 10th 2002
r. Management /Graduate Induction Course/Workshop, organized by FBN Training school
(Ibadan learning centre) Nov. 19th – Dec. 5th 2002