Mustapha Opatola

Mustapha Olayiwola OPATOLA joined the Institute for Entrepreneurship and Development Studies, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-ife, Osun State, Nigeria (IFEDS) as a consultant in 2013. He has been involved in consultancy services related to entrepreneurship in small and medium sized businesses. Before joining the University, he has worked in the private sector as an entrepreneur. Opatola has published many academic papers both locally and internationally.

Full name:                  Mustapha Olayiwola, OPATOLA

Qualifications:     Ph.D. (Sociol. & Anthro); M.Sc. (Sociol. & Anthro); B.Sc. (Sociol. & Anthro.)

Status:                         Senior Lecturer

Room no:                    L 006

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Telephone no(s):        +234 (0) 805 336 7988, +234 (0) 706 781 3090

Areas of specialisation: Social Entrepreneurship and Consultancy

Areas of research interest:    Research Studies related to entrepreneurship business start-up and small and medium enterprises.