Professor Olukunle Iyanda, currently the Dean of College of Social and Management Sciences, Caleb University, Lagos was born in 1940. He obtained his first degree from the University of Lagos and post-graduate degrees from Stern School of Business, New York University, USA.
Professor Iyanda, a former Rector of the Polytechnic, Ibadan (1988-1990), was the Director-General and CEO, Nigerian Institute of Management (1991-1995), Lagos. He was the founding Dean and Professor, Faculty of Management and Administration, Africa University, Mutare, Zimbabwe (1995-2000). He also worked as a Professor of Business Administration in the Department of Marketing at University of Botswana (2000-2010).
Professor Iyanda is a guest lecturer/consultant in Marketing and Management at Executive Development Programmes for several leading companies in Nigeria. The list includes UACN, AG Leventis Group, Dunlop Nigeria PLC, Unilever, Nigeria Airways and Central Bank of Nigeria.
Professor Olukunle Iyanda has to his credit many publications in both local and international journals. He is a registered member of many professional bodies such as Nigerian Marketing Association (Fellow), Nigerian Institute of Management (Fellow), American Marketing Association, Nigerian Economic Society, International Academy of African Business and Development (IAABD), International Management Development Association (IMDA).